Best Bet
  • (4.5) 4 reviews
  • MSRP: $598$6,206
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 26-28
  • Engine: 155-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2004 Suzuki Aerio

Our Take on the 2004 Suzuki Aerio

Our Take

In March 2002, Suzuki introduced a new, four-door, front-wheel-drive sport sedan named the Aerio and a related crossover SX hatchback. Both cars display an unconventional appearance that places them in a unique spot in the marketplace.Rick Suzuki, president of American Suzuki, noted that small ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Unusual appearance
  • Some engine noise
  • Resale value

Notable Features

  • New 155-hp engine
  • Sedan and hatchback body styles
  • AWD
  • Manual or automatic
  • Upright profile


Our Expert Reviews

The Little Engine That Can 2004 Suzuki Aerio LX Let us consider the urban runner. It has four wheels instead of two feet. It consumes gasoline instead of carbohydrates. It emits carbon monoxide -- which, unlike the carbon dioxide exhaled by humans, isn't good for green plants or other organic life. But with proper pollution controls, the motorized urban runner can be good, pra... Read full review for the 2004 Suzuki Aerio

Consumer Reviews


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Best Car I've driven so far...

by A Suzuki fan from Tulare Co.,CA on August 24, 2008

After test driving many newer vehicle's I found this '04 Aerio SX and never looked back. It has plenty of space for me and my family and more than enough room for our luggage. I've taken the car on 3 ... Read Full Review

2 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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