Toyota MR2 Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Toyota MR2 Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 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
2005 2005 Toyota MR2 Convertible Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2004 2004 Toyota MR2 Convertible Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2003 2003 Toyota MR2 Convertible Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2002 2002 Toyota MR2 Convertible Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of MR2 for 16 years. They average 23.2 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2005 MR2 above average at 26 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2005 MR2 to be $1,500 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 $250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The MR2 consumes about 13 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
2005 Toyota MR2 26 30 23
2004 Toyota MR2 26 30 23
2003 Toyota MR2 25 30 22
2002 Toyota MR2 24 27 22
2001 Toyota MR2 24 27 22
2000 Toyota MR2 24 27 22
1995 Toyota MR2 22 26 19
1994 Toyota MR2 22 26 19
1993 Toyota MR2 22 26 19
1992 Toyota MR2 22 26 19
1991 Toyota MR2 22 26 19
1989 Toyota MR2 25 29 23
1988 Toyota MR2 25 29 23
1987 Toyota MR2 25 29 23
1986 Toyota MR2 25 28 23
1985 Toyota MR2 26 29 23

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota MR2 has 37 different model options on record with the EPA since 1985. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2005 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 25 29 23
2005 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 26 30 23
2004 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 25 29 23
2004 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 26 30 23
2003 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 25 29 23
2003 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 25 30 22
2002 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 24 27 22
2001 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 24 27 22
2000 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 24 27 22
1995 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 20 25 18
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 27 19
1995 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1994 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 20 25 18
1994 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 27 19
1994 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1993 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 20 25 18
1993 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 21 26 19
1993 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 20 24 18
1992 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1991 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 20 24 18
1991 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1991 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.2 L 22 26 19
1989 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 24 28 22
1989 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 22 25 19
1989 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 23 27 21
1989 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 23
1988 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 24 28 22
1988 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 22 25 19
1988 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 23
1988 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 23 27 21
1987 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 22
1987 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 23
1986 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 22
1986 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 28 23
1985 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 26 29 23