Volvo 740/760 MPG and Fuel Economy

Volvo have been manufacturing models of 740/760 for 4 years, with the latest vehicle in 1988 having a combined MPG of 16.

The estimated fuel cost for the 1988 Volvo 740/760 is $3,900 per year.

Government regulators have estimated that value based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

💵 Compared to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $8,000 more on fuel driving a 1988 Volvo 740/760.

🛢 The Volvo 740/760 will consume roughly 19 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

💨 For every mile driven, the Volvo 740/760 will emit -1 grams of CO2, which is about -15,000 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 1 tree would be needed to offset emissions from the Volvo 740/760.

The table below is a complete list of the 25 Volvo 740/760 fuel efficiency specifications we have data for.

Click any vehicle link to see a more detailed breakdown of the car, miles per gallon, emissions, and more.

Vehicle Combined MPG Fuel Cost
1988 Volvo 740/760 16 $3,900
1988 Volvo 740/760 18 $3,500
1988 Volvo 740/760 20 $3,150
1988 Volvo 740/760 20 $3,150
1988 Volvo 740/760 21 $3,000
1987 Volvo 740/760 17 $3,700
1987 Volvo 740/760 17 $3,700
1987 Volvo 740/760 18 $3,500
1987 Volvo 740/760 20 $3,150
1987 Volvo 740/760 21 $3,000
1987 Volvo 740/760 22 $2,850
1986 Volvo 740/760 18 $3,500
1986 Volvo 740/760 18 $3,500
1986 Volvo 740/760 20 $3,150
1986 Volvo 740/760 21 $3,000
1986 Volvo 740/760 22 $2,850
1986 Volvo 740/760 23 $3,350
1986 Volvo 740/760 24 $3,200
1985 Volvo 740/760 18 $3,500
1985 Volvo 740/760 18 $3,500
1985 Volvo 740/760 19 $3,300
1985 Volvo 740/760 21 $3,000
1985 Volvo 740/760 22 $2,850
1985 Volvo 740/760 23 $3,350
1985 Volvo 740/760 24 $3,200

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