Published On: Aug 31 2011 02:40:43 PM CDTUpdated On: Dec 14 2011 12:40:43 PM CST
Using mile-per-gallon fuel efficiency and five-year total fuel costs, Forbes magazine lists the fuel-sippers that are your best bet for paying less at the gas pump.
Honorable Mention: Smart Fortwo -- Vincentric doesn't carry data for five-year costs on the Smart Fortwo, but Forbes felt it deserved honorable mention for its admirable 33-in-the-city and 41-on-the-highway mileage-per-gallon.
10. MINI Cooper City MPG: 28 Highway MPG: 37 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $7,652
10. Nissan Versa City MPG: 26 Highway MPG: 34 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $7,190
10. Ford Escape City MPG: 22 Highway MPG: 28 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $6,712
7. Chevrolet Aveo City MPG: 27 Highway MPG: 35 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $7,266
7. Honda Fit City MPG: 27 Highway MPG: 33 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $7,107
5. Hyundai Accent City MPG: 27 Highway MPG: 36 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $7,029
4. Honda Civic GX City MPG: 24 Highway MPG: 36 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $5,297
3. Toyota Yaris City MPG: 29 Highway MPG: 36 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $6,881
1. Volkswagen Jetta City MPG: 30 Highway MPG: 42 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $6,774
1. Volkswagen Golf City MPG: 30 Highway MPG: 42 Five-Year Cost of Fuel: $6,774
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