vehicle fuel economy rises to record 24.7 mpg: EPA.
WASHINGTON/DETROIT (Reuters) – The fuel economy of new U.S.
cars and trucks hit a record 24.7 miles per gallon in the 2016 model year, a government report said, even as some automakers had to buy credits to meet federal requirements.
What car has the best gas mileage per gallon?
24 Cars with the Best Gas Mileage in 2019
- 2019 Toyota Camry Hybrid – $28,250 | 51 city/53 highway/52 combined mpg.
- 2019 Toyota Prius Prime – $27,350 | 54 combined mpg / 133 MPGe.
- 2019 Toyota Prius – $23,770 | 58 city/53 highway/56 combined mpg.
- 2019 Hyundai Ioniq – $22,400 | 57 city/59 highway/58 combined mpg.
Is higher mpg better?
Put simply, the more fuel efficient a car is, the higher its mpg figure and the lower its l/100km number will be.
Is 22 mpg good for a car?
Getting 22 mpg on the highway is the average high. Few break the 20 mpg mark for city gas mileage. Fortunately, there are now a few standard SUVs with better gas mileage. Among minivans, the Honda Odyssey gets the best highway gas mileage, but, like the others, it still can’t achieve 20 mpg in the city.
At what speed is a car most fuel efficient?
The Energy Saving Trust says that the most efficient speed you can travel in a car in terms of achieving the best fuel economy is 55-65mph. Any faster, though, and the fuel efficiency decreases rapidly. For example, driving at 85mph uses 40% more fuel than at 70mph (oh, and it’s illegal too).
What car gets 50 mpg?
If you’re looking for family-friendly midsize cars that get around 50 mpg, the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid will get just about as close as you can, thanks to projected EPA fuel efficiency marks of 49 mpg city, 47 mpg highway, and 48 mpg combined.
What is the cheapest most fuel efficient car?
The Prius is one of the most affordable vehicles available, though its yearly operating cost is a little higher than you may find with other options. This eco-friendly hybrid gets an estimated 50 MPG.
What car has the worst mpg?
The worst is another supercar, Ferrari’s GTC4Lusso, at 13 mpg on average. Subcompact cars. Bentley’s Continental GT convertible is rated at 14 mpg, but Chevrolet’s Camaro with the 6.2-liter, eight cylinder engine isn’t much better at 15 mpg.
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