• (3.6) 12 reviews
  • MSRP: $168$5,604
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 24-26
  • Engine: 149-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2001 Hyundai Sonata

Our Take on the 2001 Hyundai Sonata

Our Take

A new top-of-the-line model with leather upholstery is the main addition to the Sonata lineup for 2001. The front-drive Sonata midsize sedan returns in base and GLS models and as the new GLS Leather, which also has a standard CD player and power driver’s seat.The Sonata was redesigned for 1... Read Full Report


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Wears Like Iron

by scbaker63 from Cambridge, Ontario on August 2, 2011

I bought this car used about 2 years ago with no regrets. The engine runs as quiet as a Singer sowing machine. No glitches whatsoever. I wish the car was a little more of a head-turner in it's sytling... Read Full Review

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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