2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang.
The 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang 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 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is, we have the information you need.
🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang gets up to 12 miles per gallon in the city, and 18 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is 14 miles per gallon.
💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is $5,300 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 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $15,000 more on fuel.
The 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang 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 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is 14 miles per gallon, and according to the current tax for each level of MPG, you can expect to pay a tax of $5,400 per year.
🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang Consume?
The 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang will consume roughly 21 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.
💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang Emit?
For every mile driven, the 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang will emit 631 grams of CO2, which is about 9,465,000 grams of CO2 per year.
🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 323 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang.
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang.
|Save/Spend vs Average Car||Spend $15,000|
|Gas Guzzler Tax||$7,700|
|Fuel Type 1||Premium|
|Barrels of Petroleum||21|
|Grams of CO2||9,465,000|
|Trees Needed to Offset||451|
|Vehicle Class||Subcompact Cars|
Related Ford Models from 2021
If you're interested in other Ford models from 2021, 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.
|F150 Pickup 4WD FFV||18|
|Transit Connect Van FWD||25|
|Explorer Timberline AWD||21|
|F150 Pickup 2WD FFV||19|
|Escape FWD HEV||41|
|Bronco Badlands 4WD||17|
|Mustang HO Coupe||22|
|F150 Pickup Tremor 4WD||18|
|Mustang Mach-E AWD||93|
|Transit T150 Wagon 4WD FFV||16|
|Bronco Black Diamond 4WD||18|
|Mustang Mach-E AWD Extended||90|
|Expedition MAX 4WD||18|
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