Every year, car manufacturers strive to give customers what they want—a car that can go further without having to fill up the tank. Fuel efficient cars help keep more money in your bank account so you can spend it on what you want. Plus, you don’t have to worry as much about whether gas is on the rise. These are the sedans you need if fuel efficiency is at the top of your “must-have” list.
2017 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.
2017 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.
2017 Ford Focus
The Ford Focus is compact, gets great gas mileage, and is insanely affordable with a starting MSRP of $21,725 for the SEL Hatch Model. Even though it isn't a hybrid, the Ford Focus still gets 27 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway. This sedan is labeled as a “compact, ” but it still has plenty of room for the average person. Plus, it’s a comfortable ride and the interior is quiet even while driving at highway speeds.
2017 Chevrolet Malibu
The Chevrolet Malibu is a larger mid-size sedan that feels full-size in the interior. The handling is extremely responsive and has strong brakes, so the driver always feels in control. The spacious interior is great for taller people but is still friendly enough for those who are shorter. The Malibu is large, but it still gets a remarkable 27 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway. You can pick up the L model for a starting MSRP of $21,680, according to Chevrolet.
2017 Toyota Corolla
The Toyota Corolla is an extremely reliable compact car that gets great gas mileage. You can expect this little sedan to get 28 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway for the Corolla L, but you can also get the LE Eco which tops out at 30 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. The ride quality is incredibly smooth on the highway, and the back seat is roomy enough for adults. There are also plenty of standard features to keep you entertained but focused during long drives like Bluetooth connectivity and voice activation. You never have to take your hands off the wheel again! You can get the 2017 Corolla L for a starting MSRP of $18,500 according to Toyota.