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Chevrolet Cobalt Fuel Economy (g/100m)

g/100m Number of Vehicles
2 gallons per 100 meters 1 vehicles
3 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
4 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
5 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
6 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
7 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
8 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
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15 gallons per 100 meters 1 vehicles
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20 gallons per 100 meters 1 vehicles
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28 gallons per 100 meters 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain g/100m  
2009 2009 4dr Sedan turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 8.59
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With the turbocharged 194kW 2.0L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt has been averaging 8.59 L/100km (liters per 100 kilometers).

The 2009 Chevrolet Cobalts in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 80 kilometers per hour (about 47.8 percent of the kilometers driven). The rest of the kilometers were in the city (34 percent), in heavy traffic (6 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
2009 2009 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.2L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 3.24
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2009 2009 2dr Coupe turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 18.67
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt

2009 Chevrolet Cobalt Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 2dr Coupe 155-horsepower 2.2L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Around town it's not great, but out on the open road mileage almost doubles. see full Chevrolet Cobalt review
2009 4dr Sedan turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
In mixed driving I get 25 - 26 MPG, even with 75 mph stints and popping in and out of traffic. In pure highway, gets 28+ at 70+ see full Chevrolet Cobalt review
2009 2dr Coupe turbocharged 260hp 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
The fuel economy is very good considering the performance available. I typically get better than 25MPG with a fair bit of city driving and fairly heavy throttle. see full Chevrolet Cobalt review
2008 4dr Sedan 148-horsepower 2.2L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Better than most North American cars. Lower carbon footprint. Cheaper to run. see full Chevrolet Cobalt review
2009 Chevrolet Cobalt Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Sedan 155-horsepower 2.2L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
The best documented rating I could find when looking indicated it still did not rival Fiesta. see full Chevrolet Cobalt review
 

2009 Chevrolet Cobalt Gas Mileage (g/100m)

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 Chevrolet Cobalt's real-world g/100m based on how and where you drive a car.

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