Hybrid Cars with Best MPG

May 29th, 2019 by

2019 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Exterior Rear Angle Charging

Eco-conscious drivers invariably turn to the Honda hybrid lineup. When they do, they find a diverse range of hybrid cars with best MPG ratings in their segments, including:

  • Honda Insight
  • Honda Accord Hybrid
  • Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid

We’ve put together a quick overview of their efficiency scores and key features, so read on for all you need to know.

Honda Insight MPG

2019 Honda Insight Red On StreetAdopting a modern spin on the compact sedan profile, the Honda Insight feels tailor made for drivers seeking a city-friendly footprint and executive styling.

Using a 1.5L 4-cylinder engine, electric motor, 1.1-kWh lithium-ion battery, and CVT, it makes:

  • Up to 151 hp and 197 lb-ft of torque combined.
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 55 mpg in the city and 49 mpg on the highway with the LX and EX or 51 and 45 with the Touring*.

Honda Accord Hybrid MPG

2019 Honda Accord Hybrid Exterior Side Profile NightProviding a little more passenger and cargo space than the Honda Insight, the Accord Hybrid brings added efficiency to one of the world’s most popular cars. If you want to combine the traditional advantages of a midsize sedan with hybrid engineering, this is where you turn.

Using a 2.0L in-line 4-cylinder engine, AC synchronous permanent magnet electric motor, lithium-ion battery, and E-CVT, all trims make:

  • Up to 212 hp combined
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 48 mpg in the city and 48 mpg on the highway**.

Honda Clarity Plug-in MPG

As mentioned by Edmunds.com, even the entry-level Honda Clarity “is well-equipped with advanced driver safety aids, smartphone integration and comfort features”. That said, eco-friendly driving is certainly the vehicle’s main draw.

2019 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Exterior Front Angle Driver SideUsing a 1.5L Atkinson-cycle 4-cylinder engine, 17-kWh lithium-ion battery pack, dual electric motors, and CVT, all trims make:

  • Up to 121 hp and 232 lb-ft of torque combined.
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 44 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway***.
  • 46-Mile All-Electric Range.
  • 340-Mile Combined Range.

Experience Next-Generation Efficiency with Honda Hybrids

The team at your local Mid-Michigan Honda dealer will be happy to introduce you to special offers, talk through financing options, and even arrange a test drive. For any further advice or assistance, simply contact us today.

*55 city/49 highway/52 combined mpg rating for LX and EX trims. 51 city/45 highway/48 combined mpg rating for the Touring trim. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.

**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.

***110 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) electric rating; 44 city/40 highway/42 combined MPG gasoline only rating. 47-mile maximum EV mode driving range rating. 340-mile combined gas-electric driving range rating. Ratings determined by EPA. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.