Fuel efficient cars have always been in high demand since the automobile industry started to flourish. Fuel efficiency no longer just boils down to the financial savings. As the world tries to work towards a more economical future, car manufacturers year in, year out push the boundaries for what can be achieved with a tank of fuel.
From a business perspective, with a fleet of sales people out in the fleet of company cars. Squeezing an extra kilometer per liter out of each vehicle could mean massive reductions in the firm’s carbon footprint. For the everyday commuter, saving on those daily commutes certainly adds up. If you calculate the savings and pop in in a piggy bank the dirhams will stack high come the years end.
Today, we’re going to take a look at our favorite 5 Fuel Efficient Cars for the year 2020
With this crossover SUV, Honda has set out to offer the most fuel economic vehicle in the SUV crossover class. The 1.8 Liter engine and the best in class CVT automatic transmission consumes 7.2liters / 100km.
CO2 stats for the vehicle translate as 122g/km with the CVT transmission.
Honda HR-V price in UAE: AED 64,900
Mitsubishi’s Mirage is their flagship most affordable runner. The auto CVT 1.2 liter Mirage churns out an impressive 4.1 liters per 100km. It is a simple 3 cylinder, front wheel drive that seats 5 people.
With just 95g/km in CO2 the Mirage is as clean and green as machine could dream of being.
Mitsubishi Mirage price in UAE: AED 36,900
As one of Nissan’s best-selling nameplates the Sentra is an affordable, entry level compact sedan. As such, the fuel statistics reflect the affordable status with which it has always been associated. The mid-range SV model boasts a range of 8.6 liters / 100km.
CO2 comes in at 172/km, slightly over what you’d expect for a compact sedan.
Nissan Sentra price in UAE: AED 59,900
This nimble little supermini beats off the likes of Ford fiesta for fuel efficiency. It is a 4 cylinder, front wheel drive car. With two transmission options, the 6-speed manual or 8-speed automatic, the latter takes the fuel consumption down to an average of 5.6 liters per 100km.
Impressive CO2 emissions from the little 1.2 liter PureTech 75 model with just 95g/km.
Peugeot 208 price in UAE: AED 51,900
The Mazda 3 sedan has a 2.0 liter engine and consumes only 5.5 Liters per 100km. With impressive stats on both efficiency and performance (the Mazda 3 can reach 100km/h in just 10.8 seconds) it races into pole position for our favorite of the five.
Mazda 3 sedan price in UAE: AED 78,900