Hyundai Elantra Blue Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Elantra Blue for 2 years. They average 30.5 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2013 Elantra Blue above average at 32 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2013 Elantra Blue to be $1,200 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,250 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Elantra Blue consumes about 10 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Elantra Blue emits 285 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,275,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 204 trees would offset these emissions. The Elantra Blue does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 Hyundai Elantra Blue 32 38 28
2010 Hyundai Elantra Blue 29 35 26

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Elantra Blue has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2010. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2013 4-dr, Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 32 38 28
2010 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 29 35 26