2012 Buick Verano 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 Buick Verano.

The 2012 Buick Verano runs on regular 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 Buick Verano is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2012 Buick Verano Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2012 Buick Verano gets up to 21 miles per gallon in the city, and 31 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2012 Buick Verano is 24 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2012 Buick Verano?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2012 Buick Verano is $2,600 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 Buick Verano to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $1,500 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2012 Buick Verano Consume?

The 2012 Buick Verano 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 Buick Verano.

City MPG 21
Highway MPG 31
Combined MPG 24
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $1,500
Fuel Cost $2,600
Fuel Type 1 Gasoline or E85
Fuel Type 2 E85
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (S6)
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Buick Models from 2012

If you're interested in other Buick 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
Regal eAssist 28
Regal 22
Regal 23
LaCrosse eAssist 28
LaCrosse 21
LaCrosse 21
Regal 22
Regal 23
Enclave FWD 19
Enclave AWD 18
Regal 24
Regal 22
LaCrosse AWD 20
Regal 22


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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