Toyota Paseo Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Toyota Paseo Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 4 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
1997 1997 Toyota Paseo 2-DR. Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1992 1992 Toyota Paseo 2-DR. Not Rated 3 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of Paseo for 8 years. They average 26.9 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1999 Paseo above average at 31 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1999 Paseo to be $1,250 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 $1,000 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Paseo consumes about 11 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
1999 Toyota Paseo 31 37 28
1998 Toyota Paseo 28 32 25
1997 Toyota Paseo 29 34 26
1996 Toyota Paseo 28 32 26
1995 Toyota Paseo 28 33 25
1994 Toyota Paseo 27 31 24
1993 Toyota Paseo 27 31 24
1992 Toyota Paseo 27 31 24

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota Paseo has 16 different model options on record with the EPA since 1992. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1999 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 24
1999 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 31 37 28
1998 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 23
1998 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 32 25
1997 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 29 23
1997 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 29 34 26
1996 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 31 24
1996 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 32 26
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 25 30 23
1995 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 25
1994 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 25 29 23
1994 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 31 24
1993 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 25 29 23
1993 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 31 24
1992 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 25 29 23
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 31 24