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Toyota Yaris Fuel Economy (MPG)

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Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med light 0 0 100 0 N/A 40.000
  hills v.lt none 0 60 0 40 60 39.400
  hills v.lt none 0 60 0 40 60 37.700
  hills v.lt none 0 60 0 40 60 39.500
  flat light none 0 0 10 90 55 50.000
2008 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills light none 0 36 22 42 59 41.3  
  Averages hills light none 0 36 22 42 59 41.3
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Toyota Yaris fuel economy has been averaging 41.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 59 miles per hour (about 42 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (36 percent), in the suburbs (22 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 32.499
  flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 35.056
  flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 39.772
  flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 37.309
  flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 36.439
2008 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 36.2  
  Averages flat med none 5 5 10 80 70 36.2
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 4-speed automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2008 Toyota Yaris has been averaging 36.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 70 miles per hour (about 80 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (10 percent), in heavy traffic (5 percent), and in the city (5 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 4dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat light hvy 15 40 45 0 N/A 36.700
  hills lead hvy 50 0 0 50 62 30.600
  flat v.lt none 0 40 60 0 N/A 42.300
  flat light hvy 10 25 25 40 62 41.200
  flat lead hvy 3 7 90 0 N/A 29.400
2008 4dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med hvy 16 22 44 18 62 36.0  
  Averages flat med hvy 16 22 44 18 62 36.0
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Toyota Yaris gas mileage has been averaging 36.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 44 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (22 percent), on the highway at an average speed of 62 miles per hour (18 percent), and in heavy traffic (16 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat v.lt hvy 0 17 33 50 80 42.700
  flat v.lt hvy 0 3 0 97 80 36.300
  flat med none 10 20 20 50 60 29.000
  flat v.lt hvy 0 17 33 50 60 42.800
  flat v.lt hvy 0 17 33 50 80 44.900
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat v.lt light 2 15 24 59 72 39.1  
  Averages flat v.lt light 2 15 24 59 72 39.1
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Toyota Yaris fuel economy has been averaging 39.1 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 72 miles per hour (about 59 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (24 percent), in the city (15 percent), and in heavy traffic (2 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with an ultra-light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light hvy 10 25 25 40 60 38.000
  hills light none 10 5 10 75 60 37.475
  hills med none 10 5 10 75 60 31.779
  flat v.lt none 5 5 50 40 60 35.100
  flat v.lt none 35 0 60 5 60 42.000
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light none 14 8 31 47 60 36.9  
  Averages flat light none 14 8 31 47 60 36.9
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2008 Toyota Yaris has been averaging 36.9 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 60 miles per hour (about 47 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (31 percent), in heavy traffic (14 percent), and in the city (8 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills v.lt light 5 15 70 10 50 36.300
  hills v.lt light 5 15 70 10 50 36.300
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills v.lt light 5 15 70 10 50 36.3  
  Averages hills v.lt light 5 15 70 10 50 36.3
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Toyota Yaris gas mileage has been averaging 36.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 70 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (15 percent), on the highway at an average speed of 50 miles per hour (10 percent), and in heavy traffic (5 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with an ultra-light foot and the AC on only some of the time.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light none 11 11 52 26 60 37.000
  hills med none 10 5 10 75 60 32.673
  hills light none 0 10 20 70 70 36.700
  hills light none 0 5 15 80 70 37.700
  flat v.lt light 0 30 30 40 65 35.926
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
hills light none 4 12 25 58 65 36.0  
  Averages hills light none 4 12 25 58 65 36.0
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, 2008 Toyota Yaris fuel economy has been averaging 36.0 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 miles per hour (about 58 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the suburbs (25 percent), in the city (12 percent), and in heavy traffic (4 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
 
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills v.lt light 5 15 70 10 50 36.000
  hills v.lt light 5 15 70 10 50 38.300
  hills v.lt light 5 10 70 15 50 38.300
  hills v.lt light 5 10 70 15 50 36.300
  hills v.lt light 5 10 70 15 50 37.800
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills v.lt light 5 12 70 13 50 37.3  
  Averages hills v.lt light 5 12 70 13 50 37.3
With the 106-horsepower 1.5L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2008 Toyota Yaris has been averaging 37.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Toyota Yarises in this analysis were driven mostly in the suburbs (about 70 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 50 miles per hour (13 percent), in the city (12 percent), and in heavy traffic (5 percent).

In addition the average 2008 Toyota Yaris in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with an ultra-light foot and the AC on only some of the time.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2008 Toyota Yaris

2008 Toyota Yaris Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
First tank of fuel resulted in 35.44 mpg. Previous car was around 25 mpg.
2009 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
It had the highest EPA estimates in the price range I was looking at.
2009 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Very economical gas consumption.
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
32 mpg
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
30+ MPG without even trying
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Averaging 40mpg w/ MIX of city/stop & go/hwy.
2008 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
I needed an economical car for short trips. Fuel consumption is reported as being very good. My first trip showed good fuel economy.
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
My latest fuel economy was 45mpg. Enough said.
2008 4dr Sedan 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
The fuel economy was, at the time of purchase, the best of any car in its class.
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Ability to get over 40mpg with a standard gas engine.
2008 Toyota Yaris Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2008 2dr Hatch 106-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Given its size, should have a better rating. During my test drives (and several rentals), consistently performed worse than EPA estimates, even using a light foot.
 

2008 Toyota Yaris Gas Mileage (MPG)

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