Volkswagen Golf III Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Volkswagen has manufactured models of Golf III for 2 years. They average 22.8 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1995 Golf III above average at 24 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1995 Golf III to be $1,600 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 $750 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Golf III consumes about 14 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
1995 Volkswagen Golf III 24 29 21
1994 Volkswagen Golf III 24 29 21

MPG breakdown by model options

The Volkswagen Golf III has 4 different model options on record with the EPA since 1994. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 20
1995 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 29 21
1994 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 26 18
1994 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 24 29 21