2005 Kia Amanti

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14 reviews
Available Price Range $2,230-$7,410 Trims1 Combined MPG 21 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2005 Kia Amanti

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Unknown reliability record
  • Handling
  • Uninspiring acceleration
  • Seatback comfort

Notable Features

  • Full-size dimensions
  • Eight airbags
  • 200-hp V-6
  • Five-speed automatic
  • Neo-classic styling


Consumer Reviews

4.9 out of 5

Based on 14 reviews

Best value in a (near) luxury car

by DrPhil from Monterey, CA on May 9, 2009

I bought mine about two years ago; it was a year old then. It's awesome. Stylish, comfortable, reliable, roomy. The backseat is huge and the trunk is huge. I gave a ride to a friend with an E class Me... Read Full Review

1 Trim 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


Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2005 Kia Amanti.

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