1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL.

The 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL runs on premium gasoline and is in the Two Seaters 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 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL gets up to 12 miles per gallon in the city, and 16 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL is 13 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL is $5,700 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 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $17,000 more on fuel.

The 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL 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 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL is 13 miles per gallon, and according to the current tax for each level of MPG, you can expect to pay a tax of $6,400 per year.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL Consume?

The 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL will consume roughly 23 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.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 1993 Mercedes-Benz 600SL.

City MPG 12
Highway MPG 16
Combined MPG 13
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $17,000
Gas Guzzler Tax $7,700
Fuel Cost $5,700
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 23
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 12
Transmission Automatic 4-spd
Vehicle Class Two Seaters
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Mercedes-Benz Models from 1993

If you're interested in other Mercedes-Benz models from 1993, 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
300SL 17
500SL 16
300E 19
300SE 15
190E 2.3 20
300SL 16
400E 18
500SEL 13
190E 2.6 20
500SEC 13
190E 2.6 20
300E 4Matic 17
300SD 19
300E 2.8 19
400SEL 14
300TE 18
300D 2.5 Turbo 26
600SEL/SEC 12
500E 16
300CE 19


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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