Top Ten Most Fuel Efficient Vehicles for 2017

According to the website, the list of the top ten most fuel efficient light vehicles includes nine electric vehicles and one plug-in hybrid-electric vehicle.

Electric vehicle fuel economy is measured in miles per gallon equivalent, or MPGe, where 33.7 kilowatt-hours of electricity is equal to one gallon of gasoline.

The Hyundai Ioniq Electric, with a combined city/highway fuel economy of 136 MPGe tops the list for model year (MY) 2017.

Three vehicles tied for the fifth spot on the list – the Fiat 550e, the Mitsubishi i-MiEV, and the Nissan Leaf – with 112 MPGe.

The BMW i3 REX, a range-extended electric vehicle, has a combined gasoline/electric city/highway fuel economy rating of 88 MPGe.
Top Ten Most Fuel Efficient Vehicles for 2017

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Combined Fuel
City/Hwy Fuel
Hyundai Ioniq Electric 136 150/122
BMW i3 BEV (60 Amp-hour battery) 124 137/111
Chevrolet Bolt EV 119 128/110
BMW i3 BEV (94 Amp-hour battery) 118 129/106
Fiat 500e 112 121/103
Mitsubishi i-MiEV 112 121/102
Nissan Leaf 112 124/101
Kia Soul EV 105 120/92
BMW i3 REX (94 Amp-hour battery)
0.6 L, 2 cyl,
88 95/81
Mercedes-Benz B250e 84 85/82

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