2018 Ford Taurus FWD MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2018 Ford Taurus FWD.
The 2018 Ford Taurus FWD runs on regular gasoline and is in the Large 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 2018 Ford Taurus FWD is, we have the information you need.
🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2018 Ford Taurus FWD Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2018 Ford Taurus FWD gets up to 18 miles per gallon in the city, and 27 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2018 Ford Taurus FWD is 21 miles per gallon.
💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2018 Ford Taurus FWD?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2018 Ford Taurus FWD is $3,000 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 2018 Ford Taurus FWD to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $3,500 more on fuel.
🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2018 Ford Taurus FWD Consume?
The 2018 Ford Taurus FWD will consume roughly 14 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 2018 Ford Taurus FWD Emit?
For every mile driven, the 2018 Ford Taurus FWD will emit 423 grams of CO2, which is about 6,345,000 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 216 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2018 Ford Taurus FWD.
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2018 Ford Taurus FWD.
|Save/Spend vs Average Car||Spend $3,500|
|Fuel Type 1||Regular|
|Barrels of Petroleum||14|
|Grams of CO2||6,345,000|
|Trees Needed to Offset||302|
|Vehicle Class||Large Cars|
Related Ford Models from 2018
If you're interested in other Ford models from 2018, 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||22|
|Shelby GT350 Mustang||16|
|Transit T150 Wagon||16|
|Focus RS AWD||22|
|F150 5.0L 4WD FFV GVWR>7599...||17|
|F150 2WD FFV BASE PAYLOAD LT||18|
|F150 4WD BASE PAYLOAD LT TIRE||19|
|F150 Pickup 4WD||19|
|Expedition MAX 4WD||18|
|F150 3.5L 4WD GVWR>7599 LBS||18|
|F150 Pickup 2WD||25|
|Mustang Performance Package||23|
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