10 Best Economy Cars for 2017

Welcome to the top 10 best economy cars, on this list you will be able to find best economy cars for this year. Note that all these cars has great fuel consumption rate, but it is not the only thing that is important here, although there are other cars that has better fuel consumption rate than some cars listed here, but their overall rating are not as good as these cars. We also take cars from various types as well so whatever car type you need, you will find it here.

Top 10 Best Economy Cars

1. Chevrolet Malibu ($21,625)

2016 Chevrolet Malibu

While this car has fuel consumption rating of 27 mpg city and 37 mpg highway, it is only for the standard version since there is another Chevrolet Malibu which has hybrid engine. It is priced more expensive though with $27,700 price tag, but this version has 47 mpg city and 46 mpg highway. What makes this car stand out is because the interior is very quiet and comfortable, it is also very spacious.

2. Chevrolet Cruze ($16,620)

2016 Chevrolet Cruze

If you are looking for another Chevrolet with cheaper price and are also a sedan, the Chevrolet Cruze is priced very cheaply, it is a compact sedan with excellent fuel consumption rating. It does not look as good as the Malibu on the exterior side, but the interior is a different thing, it is very comfortable. The fuel consumption rate of this car is 29 mpg city and 41 mpg highway.

3. Chevrolet Volt ($33,170)

2016 Chevrolet Volt

This new Chevrolet Volt is priced way more expensive than the other Chevy products on the list, but it has the edge due to its superb performance rating and its exceptional fuel economic. The Chevrolet Volt runs very smooth and handles very well, not to mention that its hybrid engine has 149 horsepower with 43 mpg city and 42 mpg highway.

4. Mazda Mazda3 ($17,845)

2016 Mazda Mazda3

Never mind its dull and plain looking car, the new Mazda3 is exceptionally handsome and good looking, this car is exceptionally cheap as well. Talking about giving more value than your money spent, this car is great all around. The only problem that Mazda3 car has is only in its pretty tight at the back. The fuel consumption rate of this car is only 29 mpg city and 41 mpg highway.

5. Honda Fit ($15,890)

2016 Honda Fit

Looking for a compact car with excellent pricing but offer quality all around? Look no further, the Honda Fit is here, in which this small car offer you way bigger value than its size. The Honda Fit may look small, but you will not believe how big of a space it got inside, not to mention that it got excellent safety rating. Talking about its fuel consumption rate, it has 29 mpg city and 37 mpg highway; with $18,600 you will be able to get the Honda Fit 5 door hatchback CVT EX that has 32 mpg city and 38 mpg highway.

6. Honda Civic ($18,640)

2016 Honda Civic

One of the best brands for family car is back, the Honda Civic is back with its superbly exceptional safety rating and this car is one of the safest cars you can have for under $20,000 mark. Comfortability is already a traditional trait for the Civic, even with its new look, this trait won’t change, what changed is its fuel consumption rate; this car is rated for 27 mpg city and 40 mpg highway.

7. Toyota Prius ($24,200)

2016 Toyota Prius

This car is also very good o the road and has superb fuel consumption rate, the interior is also very quiet and spacious, but there is one problem, this car exterior design is questionable at best. The look of this car might not be on everyone’s taste, but at least the car performs pretty fine on the road, its 54 mpg city and 50 mpg highway is its biggest value.

8. Toyota Mirai ($57,500)

2016 Toyota Mirai

This one is priced very high but there is a reason for that. The Toyota Mirai is has electric engine with zero emission value and superb fuel consumption rate, this car has 66 mpg city and 66 mpg highway, a 151 horsepower. Unfortunately, this car only available in specific regions and the exterior design of this car is also a little bit unattractive and do not expect to drive fast with this one car.

9. Tesla Model S ($70,000)

2016 Tesla Model S

The Tesla Model S is a luxurious car with superb performance rating; it is not often you can see an electric car perform really well and this car has that quality too; to be fair there is no competition for this new Model S in the market right now. The price is the biggest problem it has, but everything is great, elegant body, luxurious interior, superb engine with superb fuel consumption ate. Last, Tesla Model S has great MPG rate from 88 mpg city and 90 mpg highway.

10. Volkswagen e-Golf ($28,995)

Best Economy Car

The name and the shape resemble the Golf, but the Volkswagen e-Golf is not your regular Golf, it has electric engine with the most economic out of all cars on the list and probably the whole market as well. This car runs smoothly like your regular Golf, but the 83 mpg city and 105 mpg highway is all you need to know, this car is the most fitting to end these top 10 best economy cars list.