1989 Porsche 944 S2 MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 1989 Porsche 944 S2.

The 1989 Porsche 944 S2 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 1989 Porsche 944 S2 is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 1989 Porsche 944 S2 Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 1989 Porsche 944 S2 gets up to 15 miles per gallon in the city, and 23 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 1989 Porsche 944 S2 is 18 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 1989 Porsche 944 S2?

The estimated fuel costs for the 1989 Porsche 944 S2 is $4,100 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 1989 Porsche 944 S2 to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $9,000 more on fuel.

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 1989 Porsche 944 S2 Consume?

The 1989 Porsche 944 S2 will consume roughly 17 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 1989 Porsche 944 S2.

City MPG 15
Highway MPG 23
Combined MPG 18
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $9,000
Fuel Cost $4,100
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 17
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 1989

If you're interested in other Porsche models from 1989, 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
928 S4 14
944 Turbo 20
944 18
911 Carrera 14
911 Carrera 18
928 S4 15
911 Turbo 15
911 Carrera 19
928 S4 15
944 19
911 Carrera 4 16


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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