2002 Oldsmobile Alero

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20 reviews
Available Price Range $517-$5,305 Trims8 Combined MPG 24-28 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2002 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take

Oldsmobile’s most popular model has been the compact front-drive Alero two-door coupe and four-door sedan. Both are offered with a four-cylinder or 3.4-liter V-6 engine and either a manual or... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

You do some things for pride. When loss is imminent, you try harder. You fight back, take a beating, but win some measure of self-respect. Oldsmobile understands. It's the oldest car division of General Motors Corp. It's going out of business in three years -- clobbered by falling sales, rising competition and GM's bureaucracy. The company's executives allowed Olds to langui... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

3.6 out of 5

Based on 20 reviews

Sharp lookin' car

by Olds from on November 29, 2008

I love the way the car looks in the sun! The gas mileage is much better than expected! havn't had any problems with the car.

8 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.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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