Mitsubishi Precis Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Mitsubishi Precis Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 2 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
1993 1993 Mitsubishi Precis 2-DR. Hatchback Not Rated 4 5 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1993 1993 Mitsubishi Precis 4-DR. Not Rated 4 5 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1992 1992 Mitsubishi Precis 2-DR. Hatchback Not Rated 4 5 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1992 1992 Mitsubishi Precis 4-DR. Not Rated 4 5 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1991 1991 Mitsubishi Precis 2-DR. Hatchback Not Rated 4 5 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1990 1990 Mitsubishi Precis 2-DR. Hatchback Not Rated 4 5 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Mitsubishi has manufactured models of Precis for 8 years. They average 27.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1993 Precis below average at 27 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1993 Precis to be $1,450 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 $0 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Precis consumes about 12 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.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1993 Mitsubishi Precis 27 30 25
1992 Mitsubishi Precis 28 33 25
1991 Mitsubishi Precis 28 33 25
1990 Mitsubishi Precis 28 33 25
1989 Mitsubishi Precis 28 33 24
1988 Mitsubishi Precis 28 33 24
1987 Mitsubishi Precis 27 31 25
1984 Mitsubishi Precis 25 28 23

MPG breakdown by model options

The Mitsubishi Precis has 24 different model options on record with the EPA since 1984. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1993 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 24
1993 Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 30 25
1992 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 24
1992 Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 30 25
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 25
1991 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 24
1991 Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 30 25
1991 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 25
1990 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 24
1990 4-dr, Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 30 25
1990 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 25
1989 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 23
1989 4-dr, Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 30 23
1989 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 24
1988 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 23
1988 4-dr, Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 30 23
1988 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 24
1987 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 24 26 23
1987 4-dr, Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 28 24
1987 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 31 25
1984 Manual 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.4 L 34 37 31
1984 Manual 4-spd Doubled, 4-cyl, 1.4 L 31 34 28
1984 Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 26 29 24
1984 Manual 4-spd Doubled, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 28 23