Hyundai Sonata

2005 Hyundai Sonata

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  • (4.7) 27 reviews
  • MSRP: $826$6,534
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23-26
  • Engine: 138-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2005 Hyundai Sonata

Our Take on the 2005 Hyundai Sonata

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

2005 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 27 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

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2005 Hyundai Sonata Safety Ratings

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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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