1988 Porsche 944 S MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1988 Porsche 944 S.

The 1988 Porsche 944 S runs on premium gasoline and is in the Minicompact 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 1988 Porsche 944 S is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1988 Porsche 944 S Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1988 Porsche 944 S gets up to 17 miles per gallon in the city, and 24 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1988 Porsche 944 S is 19 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1988 Porsche 944 S?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1988 Porsche 944 S 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 1988 Porsche 944 S to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $8,000 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1988 Porsche 944 S Consume?

The 1988 Porsche 944 S will consume roughly 16 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 1988 Porsche 944 S.

City MPG 17
Highway MPG 24
Combined MPG 19
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $8,000
Fuel Cost $3,900
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 16
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Minicompact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Porsche Models from 1988

If you're interested in other Porsche models from 1988, 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
924 S 19
911 Carrera 18
928 S4 16
944 20
924 S 21
911 Carrera 19
944 18
911 Turbo 17
944 Turbo 20
928 S4 16

Disclaimer

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