• (3.5) 21 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,038$5,638
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 26
  • Engine: 126-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2006 Suzuki Forenza

Our Take on the 2006 Suzuki Forenza

Introduced early in 2004, Suzuki's premium compact sedan actually began its life as a Daewoo vehicle. Like the company's midsize Verona sedan, the Forenza is a product of General Motors' investment in the bankrupt Daewoo organization of South Korea. GM owns a stake in Suzuki.Both t... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Unknown long-term reliability
  • Engine noise during acceleration
  • Resale value, especially sedan

Notable Features

  • Italian styling
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • 127-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder
  • FWD
  • Manual or automatic

2006 Suzuki Forenza Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

Good fuel economy, enough room for five people, a nice-size cargo area, and an affordable price?It's not an SUV, though -- it's perhaps the next-best thing: the 2006 Suzuki Forenza wagon.It's one of a whole new crop of small wagons on the market that are giving consumers an alternative even to the compact SUVs such as the Ford Escape and Chevy Equinox, both of whose fuel economy ... Read full review for the 2006 Suzuki Forenza

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 21 reviews

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by Wish they made 2008 3000GT from Vicksburg, Mississippi on April 13, 2008

Bought 06 for my son. I was pleasantly surprised. It is comfortable, rides well, handles well, many standard features. Cranks everytime we've gotten in. I sold my 3000GT and have been looking for a re... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Suzuki Forenza Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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