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Chrysler PT Cruiser MPG

Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2004 2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 220hp 2.4L I4 5-sp manual FWD 27 See details
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With the turbocharged 230hp 2.4L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser has been averaging 27 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2004 Chrysler PT Cruisers in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 120 miles per hour (about 60 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (5 percent), in heavy traffic (5 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
2004 2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 230hp 2.4L I4 4-sp shiftable automatic FWD 23.5 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Wagon 150-hp 2.4L I4 5-sp manual FWD 21.65 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Wagon 150-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 23.33 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 119hp 2.1L I4 Diesel 5-sp manual FWD 29.8 See details
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser

2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 220hp 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Good compromize between performance and fuel economy, with most cars the gas milage is proportional to the right foot. see full Chrysler PT Cruiser review
2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2005 4dr Wagon 150-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Manual transmission with standard 4 cylender engine averages 25 mpg. Power is just adequate. see full Chrysler PT Cruiser review
2004 4dr Wagon 150-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Poorer than I expected, not much better than my Porsche! see full Chrysler PT Cruiser review
2003 4dr Wagon 150-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Poor highway fuel economy, compared to Vibe. Poor city fuel economy, compared to Vibe. see full Chrysler PT Cruiser review
2003 4dr Wagon turbocharged 215hp 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
I have a 91 8 cylinder truck that gets better gas mileage see full Chrysler PT Cruiser review
 

2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Chrysler PT Cruiser's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.