Suzuki Sidekick Sport 2WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Suzuki Sidekick Sport 2WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 48 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.

Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
Front Crash
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
1997 1997 Suzuki Sidekick 2-DR. 4x4 Not Rated 2 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 1997 Sidekick Sport 2WD to be $1,850 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 $2,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Sidekick Sport 2WD consumes about 16 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 Suzuki Sidekick Sport 2WD 21 23 19

MPG breakdown by model options

The Suzuki Sidekick Sport 2WD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 1997. 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, 1.8 L 20 22 19
1997 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 21 23 19