Merkur Scorpio Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Merkur has manufactured models of Scorpio for 2 years. They average 17.5 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1989 Scorpio above average at 18 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1989 Scorpio 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 $3,750 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Scorpio 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.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1989 Merkur Scorpio 18 21 16
1988 Merkur Scorpio 18 22 15

MPG breakdown by model options

The Merkur Scorpio has 4 different model options on record with the EPA since 1988. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1989 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.9 L 17 22 15
1989 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.9 L 18 21 16
1988 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.9 L 17 21 15
1988 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.9 L 18 22 15