The most fuel efficient crossover for the whole family
Every year the engineers of the automotive industry delight us with new and more sophisticated models of cars. Every company has its own tricks and secrets, how to create the most fuel efficient SUV in the world.
First place in the ranking: the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV SUV
The Mitsubishi Outlander was among the pioneers of hybrid SUVs and crossovers. It is a combination of powerful petrol and electric motor. The movement of the vehicle is carried out in the regime close to silence at low speeds with the petrol engine to sharpening when you need more power or electric batteries are discharged. It can be driven in pure electric mode, albeit with a limited maximum speed.
Mitsubishi hopes that it will help Outlander to give equivalent fuel economy of 157 miles per gallon of gasoline. The tests do not confirm this statement, but you can easily overcome 50 miles to the gallon
Nissan Qashqai SUV
Nissan’s Qashqai was among those cars, which were introduced as a compact crossover to a wider audience. His prices were much lower than for the previous models of this class, and many families appreciated the beauty of a Nissan going at it with the usual family cars.
The most economical crossover fully confirms its reputation, at its creation were used the latest technology and advanced developments in the automotive industry. All the engines are good, but the best is the 1.5-litre diesel, which can reach 74 miles to the gallon, with CO2 emissions below 100 g/km.
The only caveat is that this engine with a drive only the front wheels. If you need the grip 4×4, you must order the 1.6-liter diesel engine. Every year the Qashqai to family holidays make everything more spacious trunk and leave the interior space where you can put your things.
Renault Captur SUV is the most fuel-efficient crossover
Attractive Renault Captur is front-wheel drive. But despite the fact that four-wheel drive front-wheel drive crossovers better, still has good specifications and is a great family crossover.
It combines the latest innovations of Renault design, and sumptuously decorated inside and out. But the best news is the cost-efficiency of the diesel engine. The 1.5-liter engine can hold 78 miles on one gallon of gasoline. Petrol engines are less noisy, but not so economical. Captur is not ideal for your daily commute, but it is very nice to go on a long journey, and it is quite popular among families with children.
BMW X3 SUV
The BMW X3 has a low grade and poor equipment, but looks good in terms of fuel economy. The new version is the most effective to date and has all the attributes of a luxury car. Sports model with diesel engine with 2.0 liter, automatic transmission consumes 1 gallon to 54 miles, while the engine with a large volume of spending much more.
Land Rover Discovery Sport SUV
Range Rover Sport — it looks great crossover from the legendary British brand. This is one of the more road-oriented models and it is quite possible to include in the rating «the most fuel-efficient crossover». The nine-speed automatic transmission is one of the best car in its class, as it saves the advanced features of the diesel engine in the right place, regardless of speed. If you are looking for a modern, economical 4×4, the Discovery Sport, you perfect.
Suzuki SX4 S-Cross SUV
Suzuki SX4 S-Cross is not the most beautiful car in this list, and apparently it lacks the badge appeal of manufacturers like BMW and Land Rover. But the front-drive version has a very modest price and a claimed fuel economy of 67 g/g. CO2 Emissions are just 110 g/km and this makes it relatively cheap analogue among the other crossovers, though there are some compromises inside the s-cross are a bit cramped and the suspension is not as comfortable as the models of higher class.
MINI Cooper Countryman SUV
MINI makes a lot of great cars – they look like no other car on the road, and they get pleasure, like driving karts. The Countryman is an attempt to turn a stylish small hatchback in a car, which is perfect for the whole family.
The motorist, when buying gets a 350-litre boot, heightened ground clearance and crossover. It is capable of high fuel economy and emits 115 g/km of CO2. Countryman is also one of the most economical cars in this list.
Volvo XC90 SUV
The Volvo XC90 is the most fuel-efficient crossover Swedish engineering. Well built, handsome and convenient, it will accommodate five people and their Luggage with ease. Fuel consumption – Gal to 49.7 miles. The D5 diesel engine can be a bit noisy, but included the stereo to drown it out. XC90 created with the most advanced safety technologies, Volvo, ensuring the families of the motorists complete peace of mind.