1990 Geo Metro LSI MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1990 Geo Metro LSI.

The 1990 Geo Metro LSI has 2 model options: Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L and Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L.

The 1990 Geo Metro LSI Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Subcompact Cars car class.

The 1990 Geo Metro LSI Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Subcompact Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1990 Geo Metro LSI Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 1990 Geo Metro LSI is 37 miles per gallon.

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

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L 33 31 35
Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L 40 38 44

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1990 Geo Metro LSI?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 1990 Geo Metro LSI is $1,725.

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 1990 Geo Metro LSI to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $2,875 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
Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L $1,900 save $2,000
Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L $1,550 save $3,750

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1990 Geo Metro LSI Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 1990 Geo Metro LSI will consume in one year is 8 barrels.

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

Model Option Barrels
Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L 9
Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L 7

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2 1990 Geo Metro LSI model options.

Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1990 Geo Metro LSI Automatic 3-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L:

City MPG 31
Highway MPG 35
Combined MPG 33
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 2,000
Fuel Cost $1,900
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 9
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 3
Transmission Automatic 3-spd
Vehicle Class Subcompact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 1990 Geo Metro LSI Manual 5-spd 3-cyl, 1.0 L:

City MPG 38
Highway MPG 44
Combined MPG 40
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 3,750
Fuel Cost $1,550
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 7
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 3
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Subcompact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Disclaimer

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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