• (4.1) 28 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,471$7,207
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 30
  • Engine: 138-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2007 Kia Spectra

Our Take on the 2007 Kia Spectra

Our Take

For 2007, Kia has updated front and rear styling — including the grille, bumper, lights and deck lid — on its compact Spectra sedan. Interior changes include a restyled dashboard, new seat fabrics and an upgraded audio system. Thanks to the modified exterior, the Spectra adds about an... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Engine noise during hard acceleration
  • Acceleration with automatic
  • ABS not standard
  • Resale value

Notable Features

  • Restyled for '07
  • 2.0-liter four-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • Six standard airbags
  • Sporty SX model available


Consumer Reviews


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by Amor777 from LA on May 4, 2011

I have had my Blue 2007 Kia Spectra EX for about 3 1/2 months now, and I'm loving every bit of it!! This is my first official car and I'm proud to say that I own a Kia. The styling is clean inside and... Read Full Review

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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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