Vehicle fuel economy

Ever wondered how far your car can travel on $100 of fuel? Or do you want to know how a car’s fuel economy stacks up against the competition? Choose a type of vehicle below to find the most economical models available, or choose a specific vehicle and we’ll provide a couple of similar models for comparison.



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Fuel economy


Fuel economy

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DISCLAIMER: The information in this tool is provided for comparative purposes. Your actual cost per year and fuel consumption may vary from that shown, depending on factors such as vehicle condition and any vehicle modifications, driving style, traffic conditions, distance travelled and fuel price variations.

Currently we can only provide fuel economy data for New Zealand new cars from 2006 and most Japanese imports from 2000. However more data is being added regularly, so if you can't find a particular vehicle, please check back soon.