Names Top Three Best Cars for Gas Efficiency

by Chris Crowley on April 29, 2013

Nissan Versa SpecialsThe editorial staff at announced its 2013 Best Buys for Fuel Efficiency: Gas-Only, Four-Door Cars. Using 2013 fuel economy ratings from the U.S. Department of Energy, as well as standard Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the individual vehicles, they determined the best of the best in the automotive market today.

CARMEL, Ind. – is an online automotive marketplace that specializes in connecting customers with the best lease specials and finance deals at local dealerships, while providing materials to make online car shopping more streamlined and fun. The editors at recently named their Best Buys for Fuel Efficiency: Gas-Only, Four-Door Cars.

Using numbers from the U.S. Department of Energy, the staff at analyzed combined gas mileage, estimated annual fuel costs, and base MSRP to determine their top vehicle choices. The following are their top three cars, listed in order:

  1. 2013 Nissan Versa – With a combined 35 mpg and a starting MSRP of $11,990, this sub-compact will provide drivers with the best fuel efficiency and the smallest price tag in these rankings.
  2. 2013 Ford Fiesta – The Fiesta brings 33 mpg combined and was the first minicar to be named an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Pick.
  3. 2013 Toyota Yaris – A small but roomy hatchback from the world’s largest automotive manufacturer, the Yaris delivers a combined 33 mpg and the well-known quality and reliability of a Toyota.

“In today’s world, fuel efficiency is becoming more and more important to consumers, but not everyone can afford the more expensive hybrid and electric vehicle technologies,” said Roger Laurendeau, president of “All of these cars in our ‘top 3’ get excellent gas mileage and are some of the more affordable options available.”

Each of these vehicles has an estimated annual fuel cost of less than $1,650, combined mpg of more than 33, and a starting MSRP value of less than $14,370. The Nissan Sentra, the Chevy Cruze Eco, and the Hyundai Accent are three other gas-only vehicles that provide excellent fuel efficiency and value, but just missed this list.

Customers interested in finding deals on these and many other models from manufacturers should visit to begin their search. Dealerships interested in working with to promote their new and pre-owned vehicles online should contact Roger Laurendeau at 317-805-4933.

About is an online automotive marketplace, dedicated to providing dealers with a wide-reaching, low cost option for marketing their vehicles. offers visitors lightning-fast search with a variety of customizable search options for finding their next new or used vehicle.


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