Japanese automobile manufacturers are famously known for designing highly reliable vehicles across the world. Renowned automobile brands such as Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Mitsubishi, and others are all popular for providing car owners excellent means of reliability and durability in the shape of their manufactured vehicles. However, in today’s date, another feature of Japanese vehicle has made them exceptionally popular at a global scale.
Cars in Japan are more fuel efficient than ever before, thanks to the skyrocketing advancement in the Japanese automobile engineering. Cars manufactured in Japan have low fuel consumption, offer excellent fuel average, along with an eco-friendly nature. Within these cars, there are few that constantly beat others in terms of the fuel economy.
So without further ado, we’ll have a look at the vehicles which have taken the top five position in terms of the lowest fuel consumption rate in the year 2017.
5. Mazda CX-5
At number five we have the sleek and stylish Mazda CX-5, a popular SUV, known for excellent fuel efficiency in its category. The vehicles go a stunning 29 miles per gallon. Making it on the top of the list than their counterparts.
The CX-5 has gained popularity over the world as a mid-size SUV with stunning performance over the roads in different parts of the world, yet offering exceptional fuel savings among vehicles in its own category.
4. Nissan Leaf
This masterpiece from Nissan is popularly known for its affordability and environment-friendly features. The vehicle runs on a 30 Kilowatt battery, with a top speed of about 150 km/h, making it a high speeding electric vehicle than its more conventional counterparts.
With an elegant look, advanced technology and modern features, the Nissan Leaf is an exceptionally good vehicle at its price range and category.
3. Toyota Camry
Being a vehicle in the premium range, the Toyota Camry has 2.5-liter powerful engine with an impressive hybrid technology, makes it one of the best-selling fuel-economical vehicles at its range. The vehicle averages about 36 miles per gallon on the highways, and 42 miles per gallon intercity.
With the all famous Toyota brand with its name, the Camry promises to provide the same performance as its long and reputable years on the road.
2. Honda Accord
The second spot goes to one of the highest selling vehicles in the Honda family. Accord has been a popular name among other Japanese vehicles for being consistently reliable and durable. The newer hybrid model goes up to 49 miles per gallon with the same powerful 2-liter engine that has made it a popular name in the auto industry.
The trendy and sporty style has made Honda Accord one of the famous vehicles in Japan and overseas, while the introduction of sports hybrid model has given a rise in its recent sales.
1. Toyota Prius
The all famous Toyota Prius tops the list of last year’s most fuel-efficient vehicle from Japan. Prius offers an impressive 58 miles per gallon inside the city, with a moderate 53 miles per gallon on the highways.
The vehicles aerodynamic design and outstanding features with futuristic look have made it the highest selling Japanese vehicle in 2017. Prius has truly become a benchmark of the quality standards and exceptional fuel efficiency in the category of Hybrid vehicles.
No wonder there are hundreds of Japanese vehicle in Kenya which has made its way to every second household. The high fuel efficiency and hybrid technology, along with high reliability and affordability have made the aforementioned list of vehicles rank high above their American and European counterparts.