Nissan Stanza Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Nissan Stanza Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 1 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 35 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
1992 1992 Nissan Stanza 4-DR. Not Rated 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1991 1991 Nissan Stanza 4-DR. Not Rated 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1990 1990 Nissan Stanza 4-DR. Not Rated 2 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Nissan has manufactured models of Stanza for 9 years. They average 22.7 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1992 Stanza below average at 22 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1992 Stanza to be $1,750 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 $1,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Stanza consumes about 15 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
1992 Nissan Stanza 22 26 19
1991 Nissan Stanza 22 26 19
1990 Nissan Stanza 22 26 19
1989 Nissan Stanza 22 26 19
1988 Nissan Stanza 22 26 19
1987 Nissan Stanza 22 26 20
1986 Nissan Stanza 25 30 23
1985 Nissan Stanza 26 31 23
1984 Nissan Stanza 26 31 23

MPG breakdown by model options

The Nissan Stanza has 22 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
1992 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 21 25 18
1992 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 19
1991 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 21 25 18
1991 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 19
1990 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 21 25 18
1990 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 19
1989 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
1989 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 19
1988 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 18
1988 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 19
1987 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 18
1987 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 20
1986 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 20
1986 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 30 23
1985 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 23 26 21
1985 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 26 30 23
1985 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 24 21
1985 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 26 31 23
1984 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 23 25 21
1984 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 31 24
1984 4-dr, Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 23 25 21
1984 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 26 31 23