Best Bet
  • (4.0) 4 reviews
  • MSRP: N/A
  • 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
2005 Suzuki Aerio

Our Take on the 2005 Suzuki Aerio

Our Take

In March 2002, Suzuki introduced a new four-door, front-wheel-drive sport sedan named the Aerio and a related Aerio SX hatchback. Both cars have an unconventional appearance that places them in a unique spot in the marketplace.All-wheel drive became available for the 2003 model year. For 2004, a ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Unusual appearance
  • Some engine noise
  • Resale value of sedan

Notable Features

  • 155-hp, 2.3-liter four-cylinder
  • Sedan and hatchback body styles
  • Available AWD
  • Manual or automatic
  • Upright profile


Our Expert Reviews

Remember when your mother told you not to go out with a wet head, or else you'll catch a cold? Wrong.Some myths just will not die.In the automotive world, there's a false perception that all imported cars, especially Japanese cars, are superior to American cars. This is not the case.Just try on a Suzuki Aerio SX for a week.This car looks like a good deal on paper.The Aerio SX is a 5-d... Read full review for the 2005 Suzuki Aerio

Consumer Reviews


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Great Car

by Random guy from Milwaukee on October 15, 2009

I've had the Suzuki Aerio for a couple years, and so far I didn't have any issues with it. It's excellent on fuel millage and it doesn't cost anywhere near what a Civic or Corolla cost. You get the th... Read Full Review

2 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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Service & Repair

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

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