(4.1) 14 reviews
MSRP: $618$4,778
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 25-26
Engine: 150-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2001 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take on the 2001 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take

The Alero, Oldsmobile’s most popular model, gets a handful of new features but no major changes. The midsize Alero comes in two-door coupe and four-door sedan body styles with front-wheel drive and a choice of four-cylinder and V-6 engines.Sized and priced below the midsize Intrigue sedan, ... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

Back in December, General Motors announced that Oldsmobile, the second-oldest nameplate in the automotive business, would be phased out over the next few years because of sagging sales and lack of profitability. There is no final time frame for the discontinuation of the brand. Until the brand goes away, however, Oldsmobile continues with one of its strongest product lineups. From the ... Read full review for the 2001 Oldsmobile Alero

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Best Car I've Ever Owned

by Robert from Sacramento, CA on October 20, 2009

I bought a 2001 Oldsmobile Alero with 42,000 miles, and have loved it ever since. With 105,000 miles, all I have ever had to pay for were oil and tire changes. I even average 26 miles per gallon. It i... Read Full Review

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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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