2022 Tesla Model Y RWD MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD.

The 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD has a 209 kW AC 3-Phase electric motor which is charged via standard charger or with 72A high power charger connector option.

All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.

Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or un-friendly) your 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD is, we have the information you need.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD Get?

First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD gets up to 140 miles per gallon in the city, and 119 miles per gallon on the highway.

The combined average MPG for the 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD is 129 miles per gallon.

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD?

The estimated fuel costs for the 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD is $500 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 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $9,000 on fuel.


The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2022 Tesla Model Y RWD.

City MPG 140
Highway MPG 119
Combined MPG 129
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 9,000
Fuel Cost $500
Fuel Type 1 Electricity
Electric Motor 209 kW AC 3-Phase
Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Transmission Automatic (A1)
Vehicle Class Small Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Related Tesla Models from 2022

If you're interested in other Tesla models from 2022, 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.


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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