1990 BMW 735il MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1990 BMW 735il.

The 1990 BMW 735il runs on regular gasoline and is in the Midsize 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 1990 BMW 735il is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1990 BMW 735il Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1990 BMW 735il gets up to 14 miles per gallon in the city, and 20 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1990 BMW 735il is 16 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1990 BMW 735il?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1990 BMW 735il 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 1990 BMW 735il to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $8,000 more on fuel.

The 1990 BMW 735il is also subject to the Gas Guzzler Tax, which is a federal tax on vehicles that has a combined MPG of less than 22.5.

The combined average MPG for the 1990 BMW 735il is 16 miles per gallon, and according to the current tax for each level of MPG, you can expect to pay a tax of $3,700 per year.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1990 BMW 735il Consume?

The 1990 BMW 735il will consume roughly 19 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 1990 BMW 735il.

City MPG 14
Highway MPG 20
Combined MPG 16
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $8,000
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $3,900
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 19
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic 4-spd
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related BMW Models from 1990

If you're interested in other BMW models from 1990, 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
750il 13
735i 16
525i 18
325i Convertible 18
325i/325is 18
525i 18
535i 16
325i/325is 18
M3 18
735i 16
325i Convertible 18
535i 16
325ix 18
325ix 18


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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