The Tiburon is the Spanish word for “shark”. The Hyundai Tiburon is a sports car that is enjoyable to drive. Its small size and lightweight nature enhance handling. The car may not have the best storage space but certainly, The Tiburon GT offers a lot of value among sport coupes. With little resources for tuner accessories, you can turn the car into the shark that its sharp styling suggests. Let briefly look at some of its features.
The Exterior Design
The 2005 Hyundai Tiburon sport coupe comes with new front styling giving the car a more attractive look. The car’s exterior features a single large dark-meshed center opening in the grille flanked by new fog lamps. The car also comes with a lower fascia, new headlamps, and redesigned side mirrors. In addition are a revised side garnish, new taillamps, new badging, and gill-like vents behind the front fender opening.
The Different Trim Levels
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The 2005 Hyundai Tiburon is available in three models: the base GS model comes with a four-cylinder engine while the GT and SE models come with the V6 engine. The standard features shared by these models include air conditioning; side-impact airbags, power windows, door locks, and heated mirrors; six-speaker AM/FM/CD audio system; keyless entry with alarm; 16-inch alloy wheels; four-wheel disc brakes; body-colored rear spoiler and dual chrome-tipped exhaust outlets.
The GS model features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that produces 138 horsepower with a continuously variable valve timing (CVVT) system for reduced emissions. The engine is accompanied by a standard five-speed manual or optional four-speed Shiftronic automatic transmission. Just two other options are available: a package consisting of cruise control and a power tilt-and-slide sunroof; and 17-inch alloy wheels and all-season tires with the cruise control/sunroof package.
Tiburon GT comes with a 2.7-liter V6 rated at 172 horsepower. The car boasts 17-inch alloys shod with 215/45R17 Michelin Pilots and a stiffer suspension. Fog lamps are standard, and the interior is dressed up with map lights, upgraded audio system, automatic temperature control, cruise control, deluxe carpeting, leather seat trim, metal/grain dash, and panel trim, and leather wraps for the steering wheel and shift knob. A five-speed manual transmission is standard, and an optional four-speed automatic.
GT options include a package including a power sunroof and an Infinity premium audio system with 360-watt amp with six speakers and subwoofer; the same package with 440-watt audio amp and leather seat facings; or buyers can go all the way and get the upgraded premium audio system, leather, and sunroof, with an anti-lock braking system.
Tiburon SE is powered by a 2.7-liter V6 and six-speed manual transmission. Its standard features include all of the premium options of the GT, plus a Kenwood AM/FM/CD/MP3 audio system, torque, voltage, and fuel consumption gauges, aluminum foot pedals, red aluminum brake calipers, and anti-lock brake system. The power-tilt sunroof ($750) is the only available option. The SE is a late-2005 model.
Security system and the Safety features
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The Tiburon is highly sophisticated as it is well equipped to detect unwanted vehicle intrusion. The vehicle is also equipped with an ignition disable device that will prevent the engine from starting if the correct original manufacturer key is not used.
When it comes to safety, the car comes with front-impact airbags for the driver and the passenger to protect their heads during a frontal crash. Also, there are side-impact airbags for the front seats to protect the torso during a side-impact collision. The 2005 Hyundai Tiburon sport coupe is one of the safest sports cars to cruise around at a very affordable price with a very high level of reliability.
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