If there’s one thing South Africans are equally used to and fed up with, it's our sky-high fuel prices. More and more people are leaning towards buying an economical car for the sake of their wallet and their sanity. We’ve compiled a list of the best vehicles to consider when looking to reduce your fuel bill.
If you're in the market for a second-hand car, then maybe consider one of these options to reduce your overall costs.
Reduce Fuel Bills With These Cars
First up we have the VW Tiguan, a family SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle), with a spacious interior and the highest claimed fuel efficiency of about 5.2 liters per 100kms. Also making the list is the stylish Ford Fiesta with gorgeous interior and exterior: the Fiesta 1.5 TDCi Trend has a fuel consumption of 3.3 liters per 100kms. Another notable mention is the Toyota Corolla with a claimed 4.5 liters per 100kms.
All models of Suzuki Swift, automatic or manual, claim a fuel efficiency of 4.9 liters per 100kms. The Nissan Qashqai is a practical and economical small SUV with fuel consumption of around 4.2 liters per 100kms.
Economical Cars That Save You Money
We also have the Audi A1 on the list for those with more luxurious tastes, with average fuel consumption of 4.4 liters per 100kms, as well as the BMW 3 Series. The BMW 320d specifically has a claimed fuel consumption of 4.8 liters per 100kms making it a luxurious vehicle, as well as an economical one.
The Opel Astra is another economical car to consider, with a classy interior, good safety features, and a claimed fuel consumption figure of 4.4 liters per 100kms.
We at Auto Pedigree understand the need for fuel-efficient, economical cars in South Africa today, we hope this article has been informative in your search to reduce your fuel bill.