2010 Toyota Corolla MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2010 Toyota Corolla.

The 2010 Toyota Corolla has 4 model options: Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L, Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L, Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L and Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L.

The 2010 Toyota Corolla Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 2010 Toyota Corolla Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 2010 Toyota Corolla Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 2010 Toyota Corolla Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2010 Toyota Corolla Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2010 Toyota Corolla is 27 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L 29 26 34
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L 30 26 35
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 22 30
Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 22 30

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2010 Toyota Corolla?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2010 Toyota Corolla is $2,313.

The average fuel costs have 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.

Comparing a 2010 Toyota Corolla to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $63 more on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L $2,150 save $750
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L $2,100 save $1,000
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L $2,500 spend $1,000 more
Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L $2,500 spend $1,000 more

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2010 Toyota Corolla Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2010 Toyota Corolla will consume in one year is 11 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L 10
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L 10
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L 12
Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L 12

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 4 2010 Toyota Corolla model options.

Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2010 Toyota Corolla Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L:

City MPG 26
Highway MPG 34
Combined MPG 29
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 750
Fuel Cost $2,150
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic 4-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2010 Toyota Corolla Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.8 L:

City MPG 26
Highway MPG 35
Combined MPG 30
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 1,000
Fuel Cost $2,100
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2010 Toyota Corolla Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 2.4 L:

City MPG 22
Highway MPG 30
Combined MPG 25
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $1,000
Fuel Cost $2,500
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2010 Toyota Corolla Automatic (S5) 4-cyl, 2.4 L:

City MPG 22
Highway MPG 30
Combined MPG 25
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $1,000
Fuel Cost $2,500
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (S5)
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Disclaimer

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