It’s no news again that technology has taken over the world, and although it has been going on for decades now, it is becoming more glaring now because every invention serves a meaningful purpose that improve the human live and betters the world on the larger scale.
Cars are very important and essential; they make movement from one place to the other easier. It also indicates one’s taste as some love to opt for luxury vehicles that are outlandishly expensive.
One of the biggest disadvantages of owning a car is the cost of maintaining it and some people consider that burdening. Maintenance ranges from regular engine servicing to refueling, which consumes a lot of money, hence making it a necessity and a top priority to get a fuel-efficient car.
Automakers are out with their 2020 car models, and below are the top 10 most fuel-efficient non-hybrid cars of 2020 – from regular to sports and luxury cars.
1. 2020 Honda Civic
The 2020 Honda Civic EX trim is one of the most fuel-efficient vehicle ever made by the automaker. The car features a 1.5L Turbocharged Engine which delivers 174 horsepower, with a 32 city, 42 highway, 36 combined mpg EPA mileage ratings.
2. 2020 Kia Rio
Powered by a 1.6 Liter Inline 4-cylinder engine which produces 120 hp at 6,300 rpm and 112 lb-ft torque, the 2020 Kia Rio tops the list of the South Korean automaker’s best fuel-efficient non-hybrid car models. The car has the EPA mileage ratings of 33 city, 41 highway, 36 combined mpg.
3. 2020 Honda Fit
Also marketed as Honda Jazz in some countries, the 2020 Honda Fit does not only boast a refreshed look, the LX CVT trim also ranks the car model among the best fuel-efficient cars of 2020, with an EPA rating of 33 city, 40 highway, 36 combined mpg. The vehicle features a 1.5-liter inline-4 engine that produces 130 horsepower and 114 lb-ft of torque.
4. 2020 Nissan Versa
With a cabin full of very impressive materials and plenty of seating space, the 2020 Nissan Versa is attractive even without looking at fuel economy estimates which are outstandingly solid. The car features a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 122 hp, which in turn gets the car an EPA estimates of 32 city, 40 highway, 35 combined mpg, with CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission).
5. 2020 Toyota Yaris
Powered by 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 106 hp and 103 lb-ft of torque, the 2020 Toyota Yaris is an amazing subcompact vehicle that’s in a class of its own. The car has cool features like the standard 7.0-inch touchscreen, keyless entry, Bluetooth connectivity and more. For fuel-efficiency both the 2020 Yaris Sedan and Yaris Hatchback with automatic transmission has the EPA ratings of 32 city, 40 highway, 35 combined estimated mpg.
6. 2020 Toyota Corolla
Anytime you try to get information about this vehicle, top on the list of its advantages is the fuel economy ratings it gets from car experts from all around the world. The 2020 Toyota Corolla SE trim features a lot of driver assistance features and an easy-to-use infotainment system. The car is powered by a 2.0L 4-cylinder Dynamic Force Engine that generates 169 hp at 6600 rpm, with 2020 EPA ratings of 31 city, 40 highway, 34 combined estimated mpg with automatic transmission.
7. 2020 Toyota Camry
Under the hood, the 2020 Toyota Camry packs a 2.5-Liter Dynamic Force 4-Cylinder Engine which cranks out 203 hp at 6600 rpm. The L trim of the Camry has an EPA fuel economy ratings of 29 city, 41 highway, 34 combined estimated mpg.
8. 2020 FIAT 124 Spider
In terms of fuel-efficiency, there’s arguably no sports car better than the 2020 Fiat 124 Spider at the moment, thanks to its 1.4-liter turbo-4 engine that generates 160 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. For 2020, the EPA has rated the 2020 Fiat 124 Spider at 26 city, 35 highway, 30 combined mpg for manual models. This shows the fuel-efficiency of the vehicle is on another level, which will save lot of cost despite having to complete acceleration from 0-60 mph in about 7 seconds.
9. 2020 Audi A3
The 2020 Audi A3 front-wheel-drive edition is an incredibly beautiful luxury sedan with great fuel efficiency. The car is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 184 hp, with an EPA estimated ratings of combined of 27 mpg in the city, 36 mpg on the highway, and 30 mpg combined.
10. 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250
When it’s Mercedes-Benz, the discussion is usually about performance or luxury, but this car has a lot of both. With a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4 engine that produces 221 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, the car has a very rich performance without having to sacrifice its luxury. The efforts put into making this vehicle is also evident in the 130 mph top speed and its 0-60 mph that is achieved in less than 6.3 seconds. However, one of the most interesting features of this vehicle is its EPA mileage ratings of 25 city, 35 highway, 28 combined mpg, making the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 one of the most fuel-efficient luxury cars of 2020; perfect for those who want style, luxury and performance all in one body.