4 Cars with Great Gas Mileage

4 Cars with Great Gas Mileage

If you do a lot of driving, great gas mileage is a must so you can get the most out of your gas tank. Here are some used car options that will deliver great fuel economy and make sure you don’t spend too much at the gas pump.


Volkswagen Jetta TDI

If you want to try a diesel-powered option, the Volkswagen Jetta TDI is a popular choice when looking for a vehicle with excellent fuel economy. The Jetta TDI comes with a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter turbodiesel engine that delivers 140 horsepower and 236 pound-feet of torque.

For 2005-2010 models, the mileage is 30 mpg in the city and 42 mpg on the highway. Drivers tend to get an average of around 36 mpg. Inside, there is plenty of space in the interior and trunk so you can fit whatever you need inside for your day.


Toyota Prius

The Toyota Prius‘ fuel economy averages between 40 and 50 mpg. A hybrid, the vehicle is known for its great mileage and reliability. The engine is a small four-cylinder that is mated to an electric motor. Any year over 2004 will provide you with a budget-friendly, fuel-efficient vehicle.

With seating for five, the Prius is a hatchback that has plenty of space inside. It’s a great car for a small family and has an added benefit of giving you the flexibility to decide how to use the cargo space. Depending on how many features you want, there are a variety of trim options to help you find the perfect vehicle to fit your lifestyle.


Honda Civic

A compact car, the Honda Civic is reliable and perfect for anyone looking for a fuel-efficient vehicle. The Civic’s hybrid option is the most fuel efficient, but the standard Civic is a great option as well.

The Civic Hybrid has a hybrid four-cylinder engine that can deliver great mileage in the city or on the highway. The numbers you get may vary slightly depending on the year, but the fuel economy is still top-notch. Even the standard Honda Civic’s highway mileage can get comparable numbers to the Hybrid model.



The Mazda3 uses Skyactiv drivetrain technology that delivers great fuel economy. The car has excellent handling and a spacious interior. Fuel economy ranges between 30 to 40 miles per gallon and the car has a wide range of standard interior features available. Mazda offers a choice between a sedan or hatchback model for the Mazda3.

The Skyactiv drivetrain uses a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine that delivers 155 horsepower and 148 pound-feet of torque. Drivers also have the choice of a six-speed manual or automatic transmission.

These are just four options out of a variety of cars offering excellent fuel economy and gas mileage. Greenwood Auto Sales has a wide selection of used cars for you to browse through, many with excellent gas mileage. Be sure to visit their website to search for your next used fuel-efficient car.