1991 Ford Escort FS 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 Ford Escort FS.

The 1991 Ford Escort FS 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 1991 Ford Escort FS is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1991 Ford Escort FS Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1991 Ford Escort FS gets up to 27 miles per gallon in the city, and 37 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1991 Ford Escort FS is 30 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1991 Ford Escort FS?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1991 Ford Escort FS is $2,100 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 Ford Escort FS to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $1,000 on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1991 Ford Escort FS Consume?

The 1991 Ford Escort FS will consume roughly 10 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 1991 Ford Escort FS.

City MPG 27
Highway MPG 37
Combined MPG 30
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 1,000
Fuel Cost $2,100
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Ford Models from 1991

If you're interested in other Ford 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.


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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