2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder.

The 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder has 2 model options: Manual 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L and Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L.

The 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Manual 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L runs on premium gasoline and is in the Two Seaters car class.

The 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L runs on premium gasoline and is in the Two Seaters car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder is 12 miles per gallon.

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

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Manual 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L 12 10 15
Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L 12 10 16

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder is $6,150.

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 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $19,250 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 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L $6,150 spend $19,250 more
Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L $6,150 spend $19,250 more

The 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder 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 tables below show how much you can expect to pay in Gas Guzzler taxes.

Model Option Gas Guzzler Tax
Manual 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L $7,700
Model Option Gas Guzzler Tax
Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L $7,700

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder will consume in one year is 25 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 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L 25
Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L 25

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder model options.

Manual 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Manual 6-spd 10-cyl, 5.0 L:

City MPG 10
Highway MPG 15
Combined MPG 12
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $19,250
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $6,150
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 25
Drive 4-Wheel or All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 10
Transmission Manual 6-spd
Vehicle Class Two Seaters
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Automatic (S6) 10-cyl, 5.0 L:

City MPG 10
Highway MPG 16
Combined MPG 12
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $19,250
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $6,150
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 25
Drive 4-Wheel or All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 10
Transmission Automatic (S6)
Vehicle Class Two Seaters
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Disclaimer

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