32 reviews
2006 Kia Sedona
2006 Kia Sedona
Available Price Range $2,032-$8,340 Trims2 Combined MPG 21 Seats 7

Our Take on the 2006 Kia Sedona

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Pending further review

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2006
  • New 3.8-liter V-6
  • Fold-into-floor third-row seat
  • Power windows in sliding doors
  • Six standard airbags

Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

Kia Motors Corp. makes the best minivan for the money -- better than the Toyota Sienna, Honda Odyssey, Chrysler Town & Country or the Dodge Caravan.The rivals are all nice family haulers. But nice doesn't cut it in the marketplace. Value does.The 2006 Kia Sedona LX minivan offers the most value, which is not to be confused with the lowest price.Low prices are meaningless for inferior p... Read full review for the 2006 Kia Sedona

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Consumer Reviews

4.2

Average based on 32 reviews

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Disappointed and Frustrated

by Working Mom with Little Time from Downers Grove, IL on October 10, 2009

After a month I had to take the car back to have all of the brakes replaced. This car has had a least half a dozen recalls (maybe more). I have taken it in for the same problem with the sliding door 5... Read Full Review

2 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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$23,195 - $25,795
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Safety

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Kia Sedona EX

Head Restraints and Seats
G
Moderate overlap front
G
Side
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on Kia Sedona EX

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
G
Overall Rear
G
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
G

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
G
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
G
Structure/safety cage
G

Side

Driver Head Protection
G
Driver Head and Neck
G
Driver Pelvis/Leg
G
Driver Torso
G
Overall Side
G
Rear Passenger Head Protection
G
Rear Passenger Head and Neck
G
Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg
G
Rear Passenger Torso
G
Structure/safety cage
A
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Kia Sedona EX

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Kia Sedona EX

Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Front Seat
Rear Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 6 recalls for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

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