Advertisement

Why ads?
Popular at KBB.com
  • Midsize SUV Buyer's Guide
  • 10 Most Fuel-Efficient SUVs
  • Compact SUV Buyer's Guide
  • 15 Best Family Cars of 2015
Go

2005 Ford Freestyle

Overview
Share this page
Trading in or Selling? Know where you stand with the most up-to-date Kelley Blue Book Value at your fingertips. See your car's value

Buying this car?

Vehicle Highlights

Information shown for entry-level SUV.

Fuel Economy:
City 18/Hwy 25/Comb 21 MPG
Max Seating: 7
Engine: V6, 3.0 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: United States

2005 Ford Freestyle Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.2
Out of 10

Based on 553 Ratings for the 2005 - 2007 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    8.4/10
    Quality
    8.4/10
  • Reliability
    8.6/10
    Performance
    8.4/10
  • Comfort
    8.8/10
    Styling
    8.6/10

GREAT CAR AND VALUE FOR THE PRICE!

By on Wednesday, May 06, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 114,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "gas mileage and seating setup"

Cons: "not really.."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"We have driven this car on so many trips and never had an issue. At 114000 we just had to replace the original battery! Love the quad bucket seating and the style and design. This has truly been the best family vehicle we have purchased (owned 2 dodge grand caravans prior to). If Ford still made them, we would probably purchase another one. No complaints at all. We still get great gas mileage and travels well. Best bang for our buck!"

Very reliable.

By on Wednesday, April 15, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 130,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "Reliable and cheap to buy."

Cons: "Resale value"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"I have owned this car for 8yrs now and It has never been in the shop. I have made a few small repairs myself, but never nothing major. It will haul anything with all the seats down. Not the best on gas, but did I mention it is reliable and easy to repair if you get on myfordfreestyle.com. I plan on keeping this thing untill it dies. If you buy one make sure the CVT transmission has been properly serviced before you buy it."

great car hate to trade Its roomy and rides smooth

By on Saturday, April 11, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 74,500

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "awesome family car"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"I wasn"t sure if I would like it at first but after driving it found it to be a great car. could take people and everyone had room to move and plenty of storage in back. Only thing I would change is the third seat is a little hard to access. once there very confortable. Not bad on gas milage. with good winter tires it is awesome on traction , better than some trucks in the snow. never left me stranded"

1 person out of 1 found this review helpful

I love the features & ride!

By on Thursday, March 26, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 133,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Fully Loaded, Good Gas Mileage, DVD Player"

Cons: "None"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"I'm a big Ford fan but have never owned a car in my life, always have been Ford Trucks or SUV's. I bought this car for gas mileage. I must say, I love this car. It's got AWD which is perfect for the snow and drives like a gem. I love the heated leather seats and interior. My kids love the DVD system (which I do as well, keeps them quiet on long rides). I bought it used with under 90,000 miles and have had only one issue with it. But it was a wear out issue, nothing major (Brakes). I've got the Limited Addition and have absolutely no complaints. I was trying to decide between this vehicle and the Ford Escape. And as I said before I'm a Ford fan but I just didn't like the drive of the Escape or the interior and I couldn't afford an Edge (which was my first choice). I initially didn't even want the Freestyle because it was a car but after driving it and putting on almost 40,000 miles I'm VERY happy I bought this car!"

4 people out of 5 found this review helpful

Great car, interior is low quality

By on Monday, February 09, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 175,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
2/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "extremely dependable, handles well, excellent ride"

Cons: "Interior materials are the worst!"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"This has been an excellent car - 175,000 miles, never had a single problem. Most dependable car I have ever had, including imports. The only strike has always been the poor quality of the upholstery and carpets. If a drop of water touches the seat, it leaves a horrendous stain. Let a water bottle sweat on the seat - huge stain. For an expensive well-made car, Ford really put a poor interior in it. That has been my only complaint."

12 people out of 13 found this review helpful

car is very easy to drive long trips are wonderful

By on Thursday, February 05, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 125,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
6/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
6/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "nice to drive in all weathe conditions"

Cons: "has cup holders through out front to rear exellent"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 5

"I find the ford freestyle a great car for family use its nav, seat comfort, and audio, movie package are a major + for long road trips"

3 people out of 5 found this review helpful

Share this page

Advertisement

Why ads?
Trading in or Selling? Know where you stand with the most up-to-date Kelley Blue Book Value at your fingertips. See your car's value

Buying this car?