Kia Spectra

Kia Spectra
2 reviews
Kia Spectra
MSRP Range $13,550-$16,450 Trims3 Combined MPG 26 Seats 5

Showing the 2009 Kia Spectra pricing and photos

Our Take on the Latest Model

The Spectra hasn't changed much for 2009; Kia restyled the exterior and interior for 2007. Trim levels include the base LX, the uplevel EX and a sport-tuned SX. The SX is similar to the Spectra5 hatchback, which is listed separately in the Research section. The Spectra competes with... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

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

Notable Features

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

Kia Spectra Consumer Reviews


Average based on 142 reviews across all years

Most Recent Consumer Reviews
2002 Spectra
Good used car
by alf219 from Highland, IN on September 15, 2017

I owned this car for many years. It was my first car and man for being an old thing it really drove and drove. Very reliable. Mostly used for commuting to class but on the few road trips I took with t... Read Full Review

2002 Spectra
Miss it so much!
by MissmyKia from Grand Rapids, MI on March 31, 2014

I had a 2002 Kia Spectra for my first car when I was 16 years old, I loved it so much. and it was a manual. 5 months ago someone hit me and totaled my kia completely, im getting a 2004 kia spectra, bu... Read Full Review

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