Best Economical Cars

November 3, 2014

Economical cars – the most important first criteria comes when you are looking for new car. Economical cars gives you best fuel economy and emits low co2 emissions that really helping you in road tax and insurance too.

The rising cost of fuel, means that manufacturers face a constant pressure to make their cars cheaper to run. The myths says, small city cars are the best economical cars but that is not true. We have great other economical hatchback, saloon and estate cars available that are not just only economical but practical too…

Let’s have a look the best economical cars here :

Small City Cars Family Hatchbacks
Executive Saloons 4*4 Estates


Citroen C1

Mostly, small city cars comes with small engine that needs less fuel to run on the roads. They works very well on urban areas and with its small size, it’s very easy to manoeuvre and park tight small space of roads. Here are the best economical small city cars ->

Best Economical City Cars MPG CO2 emissions
Fiat 500 1.3 MultiJet Cult 95 S Manual 5 Speed 3dr 76.3 97 g/km
Peugeot 108 Top! 1.0 Active [Start Stop] 3dr and 5dr 74.3 88 g/km
Citroen C1 1.0 e-VTi Airdream Flair 3dr and 5dr 74.3 88 g/km
Seat Mii 1.0 Ecomotive 3dr and 5dr 68.9 95 g/km
Skoda Citigo 1.0 GreenTech SE 3dr and 5dr 68.9 95 g/km
VW Up 1.0 BlueMotion Tech Move Up 3dr and 5dr 68.9 95 g/km
Toyota Aygo 1.0 VVTi X 3dr and 5dr 68.9 95 g/km


Volkswagen Golf

Hatchback cars are among the most popular models on the road, blending driving thrills with practicality and low running costs designed for family everyday need.

Take a look the best economical family hatchback cars –

Best Economical Family Hatchback Cars MPG CO2 emissions
Peugeot 308 1.6 BlueHDI 120 Active 91.1 82 g/km
VW Golf 1.6 TDI Bluemotion 88.3 85 g/km
Skoda Octavia 1.6 TDI CR GreenLine III 88.3 85 g/km
Seat Leon 1.6 TDI Ecomotive SE 85.6 87 g/km
Volvo V40 1.6 D2 ES 83.1 88 g/km
Renault Megane  1.5 dCi Limited Energy 80.7 90 g/km
Honda Civic 1.6 i-Dtec S 78.5 94 g/km
Mercedes-Benz A-Class A180 CDI Eco SE 78.5 92 g/km


BMW 3 Series

Looking for economical executive saloon cars? Nowadays, our automotive industry is very smart, manufacturing economical saloon cars that we haven’t seen it before.

Take a look our best fuel efficient saloon cars are not just good enough for mpg but are great to drive and own, too….

Best Economical Saloon Cars MPG CO2 emissions

Volvo S60 2.0 D4 [181] SE

74.3 99 g/km
Volvo S80 2.0 D4 [181] SE 70.6 104 g/km
Mercedes-Benz C220 BlueTec SE 70.6 103 g/km
BMW 3 Series 320d EfficientDynamics 68.9 109 g/km
BMW 5 Series Saloon 520D SE Automatic 68.9 109 g/km
Audi A4 Saloon 2.0 TDI 163 Ultra SE 67.3 109 g/km
Audi A5 2.0 TDI Ultra SE 67.3 109 g/km
Audi A6 Saloon 2.0 TDI Ultra SE 65.7 113 g/km
Lexus IS 300h SE 65.7 99 g/km


Peugeot 308 SW 1.6 BlueHDI 120 Active

Estate cars are a popular choice for company car drivers as they offer better practicality and extra space over saloons and hatchbacks. Some of the estate cars are very expensive and offers very low mpg that sounds not affordable. The best benefit of estate cars have enormous boot spaces which can be configured in a range of useful ways.

We had a close look and picked the best of the bunch to make deciding easier for you…

Best Economical 4*4 SUVS MPG CO2 emissions
Peugeot 308 SW 1.6 BlueHDI 120 Active 88.3 85 g/km
Seat Leon ST 1.6 TDI SE Ecomotive 85.6 87 g/km
VW Golf Estate 1.6 TDI Bluemotion 85.6 87 g/km
Skoda Octavia 1.6 TDI Estate SE 74.3 99 g/km
Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer 1.6 CDTi 16V ecoFLEX Design 76.3 97 g/km
Audi A3 sportback 1.6 TDI SE 74.3 99 g/km
Honda Civic Tourer 1.6 i-DTec S 74.3 99 g/km
VW Passat Bluemotion 1.6 TDI Estate 68.9 107 g/km
Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer  2.0 CDTi ecoFLEX SRi 72.4 104 g/km
Hyundai i40 Tourer 1.7 CRDi Blue drive Style 65.7 113 g/km

If you are in hunt of best economical car to get on lease, than you are on the right place. We have great car leasing deals available that you can get on best business and personal contract hire rates. Simply, browse our website with specific range/model or call Car Leasing Made Simple on 0800 458 0113 to help you…