1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E.

The 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E runs on regular gasoline and is in the Midsize 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 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E gets up to 15 miles per gallon in the city, and 17 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E is 16 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E is $3,900 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 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $8,000 more on fuel.

The 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E 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 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E is 16 miles per gallon, and according to the current tax for each level of MPG, you can expect to pay a tax of $3,700 per year.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E Consume?

The 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E will consume roughly 19 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.

Overview

The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 260E.

City MPG 15
Highway MPG 17
Combined MPG 16
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $8,000
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $3,900
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 19
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic 4-spd
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Mercedes-Benz Models from 1991

If you're interested in other Mercedes-Benz models from 1991, 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.

Model Combined MPG
190E 2.3 21
190E 20
350SD Turbo 21
300D 2.5 Turbo 26
300SE 16
560SEC 14
300SL 17
300E 4Matic 17
420 SE 13
350SDL Turbo 21
500SL 13
300CE 18
300TE 17
500SL 14
300SEL 15
300E 15
230TE 20
200E 20
420SEL 15
190E 2.6 20

Disclaimer

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