1984 Ford Tempo MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1984 Ford Tempo.

The 1984 Ford Tempo has 7 model options: Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L, Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L, Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L, Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L, Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L, Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L and Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L runs on diesel and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L runs on diesel and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1984 Ford Tempo Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 1984 Ford Tempo is 26 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L 34 31 39
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 23 21 26
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 22 20 24
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 24 21 29
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L 34 31 39
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 21 19 24
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 22 20 26

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1984 Ford Tempo?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 1984 Ford Tempo is $2,643.

The average fuel costs have 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.

Comparing a 1984 Ford Tempo to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $1,714 more on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L $2,250 save $250
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L $2,700 spend $2,000 more
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L $2,850 spend $2,750 more
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L $2,600 spend $1,500 more
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L $2,250 save $250
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L $3,000 spend $3,500 more
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L $2,850 spend $2,750 more

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1984 Ford Tempo Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 1984 Ford Tempo will consume in one year is 13 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L 11
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 13
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 14
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 12
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L 11
Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 14
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L 14

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 7 1984 Ford Tempo model options.

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L:

City MPG 31
Highway MPG 39
Combined MPG 34
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 250
Fuel Cost $2,250
Fuel Type 1 Diesel
ATV Type Diesel
Barrels of Petroleum 11
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L:

City MPG 21
Highway MPG 26
Combined MPG 23
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $2,000
Fuel Cost $2,700
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 13
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic 3-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L:

City MPG 20
Highway MPG 24
Combined MPG 22
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $2,750
Fuel Cost $2,850
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 14
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic 3-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L:

City MPG 21
Highway MPG 29
Combined MPG 24
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $1,500
Fuel Cost $2,600
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.0 L:

City MPG 31
Highway MPG 39
Combined MPG 34
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 250
Fuel Cost $2,250
Fuel Type 1 Diesel
ATV Type Diesel
Barrels of Petroleum 11
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Automatic 3-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L:

City MPG 19
Highway MPG 24
Combined MPG 21
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $3,500
Fuel Cost $3,000
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 14
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic 3-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1984 Ford Tempo Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.3 L:

City MPG 20
Highway MPG 26
Combined MPG 22
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $2,750
Fuel Cost $2,850
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 14
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

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