Another year goes by and another list is being made to honor the best cars in a specific category. Today we will be making the list of the top 5 cars that are the most economical for your low-mid range budget. On this list, we will focus on cars that won’t eat up your money when it comes to fuel consumption and many other factors that will add to the cost of owning a car within a year.
Starting the list with the most economical car when it comes to fuel consumption the Peugeot 208 makes the top spot. With its 5-start Euro NCAP rating, the car spends the least amount of fuel while at the same time emitting the lowest amount of CO2 in the atmosphere. The official statistics say that one gallon will get you 94 miles, however, we have found that in a real city drive it’s more close to 70 miles per gallon which is still good enough to take the first spot. The only downside to owning this car is that it can be expansive to buy depending on the equipment inside.
The Dacia Sandero could have easily taken the first spot if the list was made with just the price of the car in mind. This car comes at an amazing 6000-1000 pounds’ price and it boasts an impressive 1.0 horsepower engine. This car is for people that need to own their own transportation but doesn’t want to spend tons of money on new cars, while at the same time they want to own an economical car.
The last year’s second most bought car in the UK the Vauxhall Corsa is another contender for the most economical car. With its slick design the car boasts a fine 85 miles per gallon, and in our test drive within the city, we have found that it served us for 70 miles per gallon. The Corsa also has lots of space which is very important to consider when buying an economy car.
Britain’s most bought car is also on this list as its economical practice is without a doubt in the top 5 spot. The most efficient variant is the 1.6 DCI motor that boasts with 85 miles per gallon, of which we have found in our test drive to be closer to 67 miles per gallon. However, the cars amazing design and spacious interior and rear space put this car safely in the top 5 position as it performs its duty better than many other cars on the market.