(3.6) 17 reviews
MSRP: $639$5,095
Body Style: Hatchback
Combined MPG: 26-29
Engine: 145-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2003 Suzuki Aerio

Our Take on the 2003 Suzuki Aerio

Our Take

Suzuki introduced a new four-door, front-wheel-drive sport sedan named the Aerio and a related hatchback dubbed SX in March 2002. Both cars display a unique appearance that places them in a unique spot in the marketplace. Performance and economy are also part of the new Aerio’s attraction. ... Read Full Report


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A Quick Ray of Sunshine 2003 Suzuki Aerio SX It came in the midst of a reluctant spring, when the calendar said fair weather but the gray day and slow rain said something else. It was a racy red 2003 Suzuki Aerio SX, a small station wagon with an SUV's swagger and a sports car's soul. That explains the SX part of the Aerio wagon's name. It means "sport crossover." ... Read full review for the 2003 Suzuki Aerio

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Loved My Little Aerio!

by missmyaerio from Byesville, OH on January 28, 2010

I purchased my 2003 Aerio in spring 2004 and drove it until January 2010 when it was completely crushed and totalled by a semi truck. Before my car was "killed" I never had any issues! When I bought t... Read Full Review

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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.

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