23 reviews
2005 Hyundai Sonata
2005 Hyundai Sonata
Available Price Range $1,086-$6,806 Trims5 Combined MPG 23-26 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2005 Hyundai Sonata

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Seat comfort and support
  • Rear headroom
  • Resale value
  • Uncertain reliability record
  • ABS not standard

Notable Features

  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Standard side-impact airbags
  • 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 23 reviews

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Great vehicle

by Family Sedan Owner from Miami, Florida on March 19, 2012

This is my fourth Hyundai and the second one of this specific model, a 2005 Sonata. The 2002-2005 Sonata models are , I believe, the best mid-sized cars Hyundai has produced so far. Their styling is t... Read Full Review

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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