2016 Volkswagen Tiguan MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan.
The 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan runs on premium gasoline and is in the Small Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD 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 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan is, we have the information you need.
🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan gets up to 21 miles per gallon in the city, and 26 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan is 23 miles per gallon.
💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan is $3,200 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 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $4,500 more on fuel.
🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan Consume?
The 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan will consume roughly 13 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.
💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan Emit?
For every mile driven, the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan will emit 393 grams of CO2, which is about 5,895,000 grams of CO2 per year.
🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 201 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan.
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan.
|Save/Spend vs Average Car||Spend $4,500|
|Fuel Type 1||Premium|
|Barrels of Petroleum||13|
|Grams of CO2||5,895,000|
|Trees Needed to Offset||281|
|Vehicle Class||Small Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD|
Related Volkswagen Models from 2016
If you're interested in other Volkswagen models from 2016, 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.
|Beetle Dune Convertible||27|
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