Hybrids get all the hype, but when it comes to fuel-efficient new cars there are many other options that don’t make use of an electric motor to turn in stellar fuel mileage numbers. In fact, the price premium associated with many hybrid cars often sends new car buyers in search of more affordable fuel sippers – especially when it comes to compact vehicles.
Let’s take a look at 10 of the most fuel-efficient non-hybrid cars currently on the market. These vehicles come close to matching the exceptional fuel mileage of gasoline / electric vehicles and do so while featuring a much less expensive MSRP.
Photos courtesy of respective manufacturers