Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 4 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 13 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
2014 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2014 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2013 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2013 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2012 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2012 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2011 2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2011 2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser SUV RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2010 2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser w/SAB 4-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 3
2009 2009 Toyota FJ Cruiser w/SAB 4-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 3
2008 2008 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 3
2007 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 3

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of FJ Cruiser 2WD for 8 years. They average 18.4 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2014 FJ Cruiser 2WD below average at 18 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2014 FJ Cruiser 2WD to be $2,150 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 $3,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The FJ Cruiser 2WD consumes about 18 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 FJ Cruiser 2WD emits 499 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 7,485,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 356 trees would offset these emissions. The FJ Cruiser 2WD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 18 20 16
2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 18 20 16
2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 19 20 17
2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 19 22 17
2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 19 22 17
2009 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 18 21 17
2008 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 18 20 16
2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD 18 21 17

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota FJ Cruiser 2WD has 8 different model options on record with the EPA since 2007. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2014 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2013 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2012 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 19 20 17
2011 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 19 22 17
2010 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 19 22 17
2009 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 21 17
2008 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2007 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 21 17