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Hyundai Tiburon

Hyundai Tiburon side view
Hyundai Tiburon angular front perspective
Hyundai Tiburon angular rear perspective

Overview of the Hyundai Tiburon

Learn about the Hyundai Tiburon


The Hyundai Tiburon is a classic two-door sport coupe. Manufactured from 1996 to 2008, this coupe has the look of a sports car and excellent fuel efficiency. Achieving 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway, the standard Hyundai Tiburon comes with five-speed manual transmission and a 1.8 L engine. Optional variants include a 2.0 L four-cylinder engine with a four-speed automatic or six-speed manual on the GT V-6 trim. All models feature front-wheel drive (FWD). Though discontinued, the youthful look of the Hyundai Tiburon still stands out on the roads today.

Pros and cons of the Hyundai Tiburon

  • Modern sport coupe design
  • 138 hp 2.0L four-cylinder or 172 hp V6
  • Manual or automatic transmission
  • Ceased production in 2008
  • Limited rear visibility
  • Limited headroom due to coupe roofline
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Specifications of the Hyundai Tiburon

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats4
  • Doors3
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionManual or Automatic
  • City consumption10 - 12.9 L/100km
  • Highway consumption7 - 8.3 L/100km
  • Width1760 mm
  • Length4395 mm
  • Trunk space418 - 419 L
  • Cargo space418 - 419 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Hyundai Tiburon

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Hyundai Tiburon 2003 - 2008 is available in 8 trims:

Basic trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Hyundai Tiburon

Dimensions of the Hyundai Tiburon

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20081330 mm1760 mm4395 mm
20071330 mm1760 mm4395 mm
20061330 mm1760 mm4395 mm
20051330 mm1760 mm4395 mm
20041330 mm1760 mm4395 mm
20031330 mm1760 mm4395 mm