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Gas prices are unpredictable, and it can be hard to know whether the price will be increasing or decreasing. Because of this, there’s been a rise in popularity with fuel-efficient cars. If you’re looking for good vehicles that get high gas mileage, look no further!
Whether you’re a commuter, or just looking for some savings, here are the best five fuel-efficient cars on the market.
1. Toyota Prius
The Toyota Prius is a hybrid, so it makes sense that it gets the best gas mileage of any vehicle on the list. It has an estimated EPA rating of 54 mpg in the city and 50 mpg on the highway, but you can get the Prius Two Eco with an even better fuel economy of 58 mpg in the city and 53 mpg on the highway. It has plenty of room for four adults in the spacious cabin and it remains quiet even when the gasoline engine is engaged. The liftback design also allows easy access to the cargo area for storage. You can get the 2017 Toyota Prius for a starting MSRP of $24,685 for the Prius Two model.
2. Ford C-Max Hybrid
The 2016 Ford C-Max Hybrid put Ford on the map of hybrids. This vehicle gets 42 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. There is enough seating for five people, which is unusual for hybrids. You can fully recharge the electric portion of this car in 2.5 hours, or you can rely on gas. Because it’s so light, you’re guaranteed to get great gas mileage even without using the electric battery. It comes basic with Sync, which allows you to make hands-free calling, music search and control, and voice control. The MSRP for the 2016 Ford C-Max Hybrid starts at $24,170.
3. Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid
Volkswagen is known for providing efficiency and luxury in one vehicle, and the 2016 Jetta Hybrid is no exception. This turbocharged vehicle will get you 42 mpg city and 48 mpg highway. If you’re looking for more space, this car will also give you enough room for five passengers. The Jetta Hybrid also allows for heating of both the driver’s and passenger’s seat, as well as hands-free entry, rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors, overhead console with storage, a USB port, and a memory card slot for all your favorite music. You can find this vehicle starting at $31,120 MSRP.
4. Honda Accord Hybrid
The Honda Accord is possibly one of the best sedans on the market, and the hybrid version gets some of the best gas mileage of any other mid-size sedan on the market. According to the Honda website, the Accord Hybrid gets 47 mpg in the city and 49 mpg on the highway, which is definitely impressive. Reviews state that it’s responsive and gives the driver a reassuring experience. The ride is comfortable thanks to the space provided for each passenger and the high-quality interior. There are also plenty of standard features for the low MSRP of $29,605 for the Hybrid model.
5. BMW 328d
Moving out of the hybrid range, the 2016 BMW 328d is the most fuel efficient vehicle you’ll find. This amazing model will give you 32 mpg in the city and 42 mpg on the highway. It comfortably seats five people and is easily one of the most luxurious cars you’ll find for under $60,000. The base model comes with a sunroof and a voice activation Navigation system. The internal memory of the 2016 BMW 328d is 20 GB, which can include your favorite music and even some movies. If that’s not enough, it has Bluetooth capabilities as well. You can find this vehicle for an MSRP of $39,850.