(4.7) 3 reviews
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 25-26
Engine: 130-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
1997 Hyundai Tiburon


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Hyundai Motors' 1997 Tiburon is a striking example of an automotive dream come true.Originally introduced in 1993 as the Hyundai HCD-II concept car, the Tiburon is one of those futuristic sport coupes that made it into production.Featuring bold design and spirited performance, the new front-drive coupe comes in standard and upgraded FX form, with both models enhanced by aerodynamic sty... Read full review for the 1997 Hyundai Tiburon

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Great car for the money.

by Rhino from Montgomery, AL on February 22, 2007

I own the Tiburon FX and I love it. I have had to do repairs on it but nothing major, just things like belts, plugs and wires, ignition coil and the EGR valve. Mine does have 107,000 miles on after al... Read Full Review

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