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Hyundai real fuel consumption

According to aggregated user reports, the average real fuel consumption of Hyundai cars is approximately 16% higher for gasoline engines and is approximately 20% higher for diesel engines compared to the advertised consumption. Average fuel consumption difference for Hyundai vehicles manufactured in the last ten years is about approximately +29%, while older Hyundai cars consume approximately 17% more compared to the manufacturer's claimed consumption.

Year-to-year deviations of actual owner-reported average fuel consumption from advertised values

YearGasoline carsDiesel cars
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2000 +4%+9% +5%-
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2001 +5%+7% +6%+17%
2002 +6%+10% +7%+15%
2003 +6%+10% +8%+10%
2004 +7%+11% +9%+12%
2005 +8%+15% +10%+11%
2006 +9%+14% +11%+15%
2007 +11%+17% +12%+17%
2008 +12%+18% +13%+17%
2009 +14%+20% +14%+18%
2010 +16%+23% +16%+21%
2011 +19%+26% +19%+25%
2012 +21%+24% +23%+29%
2013 +23%+24% +27%+32%
2014 +26%+23% +30%+33%
2015 +27%+21% +33%+34%
2016 +28%+21% +36%+37%
2017 +28%+24% +38%+38%
2018 +28%+23% +39%+34%
2019 +28%+23% +37%+30%
2020 +27%+24% +36%+31%
2021 +26%+27% +37%+35%

Among the recent Hyundai gasoline models, the Hyundai Sonata, Hyundai Elantra and Hyundai Grandeur come closest to meeting the manufacturer's fuel economy ratings. Regarding recent Hyundai diesel models, the Hyundai Elantra, Hyundai Accent and Hyundai Sonata correspond most accurately to advertised fuel economy figures.

Select an Hyundai model to see the real fuel consumption of specific engine versions.

Hyundai Accent Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +12% Diesel: +6%
Hyundai Atos Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +9%
Hyundai Coupe Real fuel consumption difference:
Hyundai Elantra Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +10% Diesel: insignificant
Hyundai Getz Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +20% Diesel: +7%
Hyundai Grandeur Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +11%
Hyundai H1 Real fuel consumption difference:
Diesel: +13%
Hyundai i10 Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +27% Diesel: +19%
Hyundai i20 Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +26% Diesel: +33%
Hyundai i30 Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +24% Diesel: +35%
Hyundai i40 Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +23% Diesel: +28%
Hyundai ix20 Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +28% Diesel: +27%
Hyundai ix35 Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +25% Diesel: +30%
Hyundai ix55 Real fuel consumption difference:
Diesel: +4%
Hyundai Kona Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +16% Diesel: +38%
Hyundai Lantra Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: insignificant
Hyundai Matrix Real fuel consumption difference:
Diesel: +14%
Hyundai Santa FE Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +21% Diesel: +21%
Hyundai Sonata Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +10% Diesel: +12%
Hyundai Terracan Real fuel consumption difference:
Diesel: +22%
Hyundai Tucson Real fuel consumption difference:
Petrol: +19% Diesel: +28%
User-reported fuel consumption may not accurately represent all users' experiences due to variables such as driving conditions, driving style, technical condition of the vehicle, and other circumstances. Thus, it should not be relied upon as a representative indicator.