Hyundai Coupe Review from Netherlands

1997 Hyundai Coupe FX 2.0 16v

Year of manufacture1997
First year of ownership1997
Most recent year of ownership2000
Engine and transmission 2.0 16v Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 5 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 6 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
6.8 / 10
Distance when acquired0 kilometres
Most recent distance104000 kilometres

Summary:

Only the outside is a sports car

Faults:

- 2 serious backfires with gas installation.

- New dynamo.

- Broken frontseat frame.

- New brake blocks (front and back).

- Every year new tyres.

- Small cracks in brake plates (not repaired).

- New cigarette lighter.

- 4 times, correction of alarm installation.

- 3 times, airbag light on dashboard was on and had to be reset.

- New connection plate.

General Comments:

- Great looking car, but the material is not really made for a sports car (durability).

- Somewhat noisy engine.

- Great seats.

- Not so fast as it looks.

- Very reliable, never had problems with starting or the engine.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? No

Review Date: 30th July, 2000

Average review marks: 6.8 / 10, based on 1 review