2012 Audi A4 MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2012 Audi A4.

The 2012 Audi A4 runs on premium gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2012 Audi A4 is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2012 Audi A4 Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2012 Audi A4 gets up to 22 miles per gallon in the city, and 30 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2012 Audi A4 is 25 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2012 Audi A4?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2012 Audi A4 is $2,950 per year.

That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

If you were to compare a 2012 Audi A4 to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $3,250 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2012 Audi A4 Consume?

The 2012 Audi A4 will consume roughly 12 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2012 Audi A4.

City MPG 22
Highway MPG 30
Combined MPG 25
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $3,250
Fuel Cost $2,950
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (variable gear ratios)
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Related Audi Models from 2012

If you're interested in other Audi models from 2012, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.

Model Combined MPG
A5 Cabriolet 25
R8 Spyder 14
A3 24
A3 24
A5 quattro 25
A8 L 21
TT Coupe quattro 26
A6 28
R8 14
A4 quattro 25
TT RS Coupe 20
A8 L 16
A4 Avant quattro 24
Q7 18
R8 14
A6 quattro 22
A3 32
Q5 20
R8 15
S4 21


Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.

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