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smart fortwo Fuel Economy Data

2dr Convertible 70-hp 1.0L I3 5-sp automated manual RWD

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
mtns med hvy 5 5 5 85 70 41.200
hills med hvy 5 5 5 85 70 41.800
flat med hvy 20 20 20 40 70 31.600
flat light light 30 20 20 30 70 32.700
hills med hvy 5 20 20 55 70 37.100
flat light light 20 20 20 40 70 34.600
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flat med hvy 20 20 20 40 70 33.000
flat light hvy 50 50 0 0 N/A 37.300
flat light hvy 75 25 0 0 N/A 44.313
flat light hvy 50 50 0 0 N/A 37.513
flat med light 5 5 70 20 60 9.805
mtns med hvy 5 5 5 85 70 35.000
flat med hvy 20 20 20 40 70 38.200
flat med hvy 20 20 20 40 70 35.195
flat med light 0 70 20 10 65 35.000
flat light none 0 0 0 100 65 38.169
flat med light 0 70 20 10 60 36.000
flat med none 0 10 60 30 70 37.000
flat light light 20 40 0 40 70 47.561
hills med none 10 10 50 30 65 33.000
flat light none 0 10 30 60 60 38.974
hills med hvy 5 15 15 65 70 37.700
flat light light 20 10 10 60 70 38.100
flat light light 0 80 0 20 60 35.417
flat light none 0 10 30 60 60 35.751
flat light none 0 10 30 60 60 38.580
flat light hvy 75 25 0 0 N/A 38.974
flat light hvy 50 50 0 0 N/A 38.013
hills med none 20 0 40 40 70 46.300
hills med none 20 0 40 40 70 43.400
hills med none 10 0 40 50 70 49.400
hills med none 10 0 40 50 70 53.200
hills med none 20 0 40 40 70 42.300
hills light none 20 10 30 40 60 43.800
hills light light 20 10 30 40 60 43.200
flat light light 10 10 50 30 65 41.100
hills light hvy 0 10 0 90 55 40.825
flat light none 2 9 9 80 60 45.000
flat lead hvy 15 50 20 15 70 35.001
mtns light none 75 4 2 19 60 35.714
hills med none 20 0 40 40 70 52.300
hills med none 50 0 40 10 70 44.200
flat light hvy 50 50 0 0 N/A 35.766
flat light hvy 75 25 0 0 N/A 36.705
flat light hvy 50 50 0 0 N/A 46.861
flat light hvy 75 25 0 0 N/A 41.351
flat light hvy 50 50 0 0 N/A 36.899
flat light hvy 75 25 0 0 N/A 41.720
hills med none 30 0 40 30 70 45.300
hills med none 40 0 40 20 70 46.700
hills med none 20 0 40 40 70 41.400
hills med none 20 0 40 40 70 48.600
hills med none 30 0 40 30 70 45.800
hills light hvy 0 10 0 90 55 38.749

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2008 smart fortwo

2008 smart fortwo Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
highest mpg for a gas only vehicle. see full smart fortwo review
2009 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
Depending on how I drive, it gets great mileage. High of 40.1, mixed city and interstate and an absolute low of 33.5 driving it like a kid in a go Kart. see full smart fortwo review
2009 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
fundamentally adequate, very predictable, no surprises larger fuel tank would still be nice see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
50-80 mpg as shown on a ScanGauge II see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
Fourty MPG or more on every fill up. see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
Fule consumption is consistent regardless of type of driving style. see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
Good mileage see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
First tankful is 40 mpg. We expect that to go up once we fully master the manumatic transmission. see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Hatch 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
average 40 mpg see full smart fortwo review
2008 2dr Convertible 70-horsepower 1.0L I3
5-speed automated manual RWD
best among fossil fuel powered cars see full smart fortwo review
 

2008 smart fortwo 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 smart fortwo's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.