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Honda Element MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
20 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2003 2003 4dr SUV 166-hp 2.4L I4 5-sp manual AWD 21.71
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With the 166-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2003 Honda Element has been averaging 21.71 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2003 Honda Elements in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 73 miles per hour (about 43.3 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (21.7 percent), in heavy traffic (10 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2003 Honda Element in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
2003 2003 4dr SUV 166-hp 2.4L I4 5-sp automatic AWD 22.2
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2003 2003 4dr SUV 166-hp 2.4L I4 5-sp automatic FWD 22.17
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2003 Honda Element

2003 Honda Element Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr SUV 160-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic AWD
20 mpg city, 24 mpg hiway, low for such a small, lightweight car. see full Honda Element review
2004 4dr SUV 160-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Wish it got better fuel economy, but what do you expect for a brick? see full Honda Element review
2003 4dr SUV 160-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic AWD
It stinks! The EX is a bit heavy which drags the MPG to 21/25. see full Honda Element review
2003 4dr SUV 160-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual AWD
I always get exactly 20 mpg, which seams low see full Honda Element review
 

2003 Honda Element 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 Honda Element's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.