• (3.1) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,515$5,139
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 26-27
  • Engine: 126-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2004 Suzuki Forenza

Our Take on the 2004 Suzuki Forenza

Unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show in February 2003, Suzuki’s new premium compact sedan actually began its life as a Daewoo vehicle. Like the company’s brand-new midsize Verona sedan, which was also introduced at the Chicago Auto Show, it’s a product of General Motors’ investm... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Unproven new model
  • No side-impact airbags

Notable Features

  • Italian styling
  • 126-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder
  • FWD
  • Optional antilock brakes
  • Manual or automatic

2004 Suzuki Forenza Reviews

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Compact sedan proves that cheap doesn't mean junk The compact Suzuki Forenza offers a high level of amenities at a budget price. Its interior offers leather seating and a full complement of standard features. Suzuki's new compact sedan, Forenza, proves that a car can be cheap without being chintzy. Starting at $12,499, Forenza comes well-equipped with a full load of power an... Read full review for the 2004 Suzuki Forenza

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Consumer Reviews


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love it love it!

by smiles from oregon on December 14, 2013

I have owned my 2004 suzuki for 9 yrs and it is a good car, I can not complain it rides great it looks great, I have all the bells and whistles and they all still work lol, I recommend it, I don't thi... Read Full Review

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2004 Suzuki Forenza Safety Ratings

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There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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

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