Suzuki Sidekick 2WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Suzuki Sidekick 2WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 3 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 15 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
1991 1991 Suzuki Sidekick 2-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 1 1 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1991 1991 Suzuki Sidekick 4-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 1 1 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1990 1990 Suzuki Sidekick 2-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 1 1 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Suzuki has manufactured models of Sidekick 2WD for 4 years. They average 22.8 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 1993 Sidekick 2WD above average at 23 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1993 Sidekick 2WD to be $1,700 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 $1,250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Sidekick 2WD 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
1993 Suzuki Sidekick 2WD 23 24 22
1992 Suzuki Sidekick 2WD 23 24 22
1991 Suzuki Sidekick 2WD 23 24 22
1990 Suzuki Sidekick 2WD 24 26 23

MPG breakdown by model options

The Suzuki Sidekick 2WD has 5 different model options on record with the EPA since 1990. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
1993 Automatic 3-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 21 22 20
1993 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 23 24 22
1992 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 23 24 22
1991 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 23 24 22
1990 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 24 26 23