Fuel economical luxury vehicles are the most sought after kind for most drivers. Although this kind of SUV is much more expensive than their conventional counterparts, the amount of money it saves from decreasing fuel consumption will be the driver’s most worthwhile long-term investment. Among the wide ranges of such vehicles available in the market, the three models that have come out on top are as follows.
The model that takes first place is the Lexus RX450h. This hybrid driving machine sells at a starting price of $43, 935. Being a hybrid vehicle, it greatly decreases the overall fuel consumption, with a great average gas mileage of up to 32 miles per gallon for city driving. Apart from its great fuel saving abilities, the 450 is also packed with technological features such as Bluetooth, dual zone climate control and power front seats. Aside from its widely applauded exterior, which is both sophisticated with a touch of elegance, this Lexus was also the top safety pick of several auto reviewers.
Another SUV that is great with its gas mileage is the Ford Escape Hybrid. The price of the Hybrid starts at $30, 110. With a four-cylinder engine with 177 horsepower that can fill up to 2.5 liters of fuel, this Ford can accelerate from zero to sixty miles per hour in under ten seconds. It has been named by some reviewers are the most fuel efficient vehicle of its kind in the current market. Although it can boast on this accolade, the Hybrid needs a lot of upgrades to be done to its otherwise bland and standard features, such as the non-sliding seats. However, it does include features such as Bluetooth and dual zone climate control.
The third model with great mileage on gas is the hybrid from Toyota, the Highlander. This vehicle sells at a starting price of $37, 490, and has a larger 3.5 liter V6 engine with 280 horsepower. » Read more: The Top 3 Luxury SUVs With the Best Gas Mileage