Used Hyundai Sonata (2001 - 2004) Review

Review by Parkers on
Last Updated: 28 Jun 2013
2.5
The styling hints at expensive European rivals such as Jaguar and Mercedes-Benz, but in reality it’s the sister car to the cut-price Kia Magentis. The latest Sonata is a lot of car for not much cash, with a comfy ride and above average build quality.
Hyundai Sonata (01-04)
Silky V6 and a cabin full of toys.
Will shed value before your eyes, very anonymous.

New price range:

£14,335 - £17,335

Used price range:

£323 - £1,105

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Summary

Parkers Rating:

2.5 out of 5

The styling hints at expensive European rivals such as Jaguar and Mercedes-Benz, but in reality it’s the sister car to the cut-price Kia Magentis. The latest Sonata is a lot of car for not much cash, with a comfy ride and above average build quality.

Parkers Ratings

Overall

2.5 out of 5

Performance

3 out of 5

Handling

3 out of 5

Comfort

3.5 out of 5

Practicality

3.5 out of 5

Behind the wheel

2.5 out of 5

Safety

3.5 out of 5

Reliability

4.5 out of 5

Running costs

2 out of 5

Green credentials

1.5 out of 5

Buying used

3.5 out of 5

Selling

1.5 out of 5

Equipment

4.5 out of 5

What owners say...

 Roomy boot, really good leg room, auto box makes for very relaxed driving experience.  

5 out of 5

Ray Smith ,   11 Jun 2011    ... read more

 big and comfortable. easy to drive. economical for its size.  

5 out of 5

john langdon ,   01 Aug 2010    ... read more

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