Toyota Previa Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Toyota Previa Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 12 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 Previa Not Rated 4 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1996 1996 Toyota Previa Not Rated 4 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1995 1995 Toyota Previa Not Rated 4 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1994 1994 Toyota Previa Not Rated 4 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1993 1993 Toyota Previa Not Rated 3 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1991 1991 Toyota Previa Not Rated 1 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of Previa for 7 years. They average 17.5 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1997 Previa below average at 17 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1997 Previa to be $2,300 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 $4,250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Previa consumes about 19 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
1997 Toyota Previa 17 20 16
1996 Toyota Previa 17 20 16
1995 Toyota Previa 18 20 16
1994 Toyota Previa 17 20 15
1993 Toyota Previa 18 20 16
1992 Toyota Previa 18 20 16
1991 Toyota Previa 18 20 17

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota Previa has 12 different model options on record with the EPA since 1991. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1997 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 17 20 16
1996 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 17 20 16
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 17 20 15
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 18 20 16
1994 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 18 21 17
1994 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 17 20 15
1993 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 17 20 15
1993 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 18 20 16
1992 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 17 20 15
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 18 20 16
1991 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 18 20 16
1991 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 18 20 17