2006 Hyundai Tiburon

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18 reviews
Available Price Range $2,496-$8,480 Trims4 Combined MPG 22-27 Seats 4

Our Take on the 2006 Hyundai Tiburon

Our Take

Hyundai entered the sport-coupe market in 1997 with its first-generation Tiburon. After sitting out the 2002 season, a new Tiburon returned as an early 2003 model.Design enhancements for 2005 inclu... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in GT
  • Road and tire noise in GT
  • Six-speed-gearbox operation
  • Recessed-gauge readability
  • Passenger space

Notable Features

  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Available 17-inch tires
  • All-disc ABS
  • GS base model
  • New GT Limited model


Consumer Reviews

4.4 out of 5

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars Right Down The Line!

by Tiburnator from Los Angeles on January 5, 2009

I love my 2006 Tiburon GT V6 that I bought used, for a ridiculously low price, with less than 10,000 miles on it! I've had it for over a year now and I've yet to find something I don't like about this... Read Full Review

4 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.


Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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