1991 BMW 318i MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1991 BMW 318i.

The 1991 BMW 318i runs on premium gasoline and is in the Subcompact 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 1991 BMW 318i is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1991 BMW 318i Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1991 BMW 318i gets up to 17 miles per gallon in the city, and 23 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1991 BMW 318i is 19 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1991 BMW 318i?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1991 BMW 318i is $3,900 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 1991 BMW 318i to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $8,000 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1991 BMW 318i Consume?

The 1991 BMW 318i will consume roughly 16 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.

Overview

The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 1991 BMW 318i.

City MPG 17
Highway MPG 23
Combined MPG 19
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $8,000
Fuel Cost $3,900
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 16
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Subcompact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related BMW Models from 1991

If you're interested in other BMW models from 1991, 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
325i 15
525i 18
325ic 15
325i/325is 18
750il 12
325i Convertible 18
525i 15
325i/325is 18
318is 21
735il 14
535i 16
325is 15
M3 18
735il 16
735i 16
850i 13
735i Luxury 13
750il 13
735i 16
325i Convertible 18

Disclaimer

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