Joe Bragg

2012's Most Fuel Efficient Cars and Truck Make the Grade at


San Fransisco, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/18/2012 -- Fuel efficiency is the name of the game in 2012 as gas prices have risen above $4 in many states. Larger chunks of people’s incomes are eaten up each week just so they can pay for the gas to get to work. While it is not always easy to buy a new passenger sedan just to get better gas mileage, it is often a more economical option for those who are able. For the best fuel efficiency around at affordable prices, it seems that hybrid vehicles are the way to go.

With the rise of more fuel-efficient and environmentally-friendly hybrid vehicles over the last decade, the choice of which car to buy can be a daunting one. A website that has generated lots of buzz in the auto world for its guide to the best gas mileage cars of 2012 is “Finding a car with great fuel efficiency can help you save a lot of money over a long period of time. Along with MPG, you might also want to consider the price of the car,” says a spokesperson for

Topping the site’s list is the Toyota Prius, followed by the Honda Civic Hybrid and the Honda Insight. Many of the cars on the list are able to get more than 40 MPG on the highway, as well as on city streets. lists each car’s basic features, including how many it can seat and what its 0-60 time is. Additional information on these cars offered by is the base price and the vehicles horsepower.

Not only are 2012’s best fuel-economy vehicles compared for price and roominess, so are the best gas mileage trucks. Hybrids again find themselves in a prominent position. The Toyota Tacoma tops the list in this category and is followed by the Chevy Silverado Hybrid and the GMC Sierra 1500 Hybrid. While trucks in general get less miles per gallon than traditional sedans, the fuel-efficient trucks listed on each get more than 20 MPG. Other popular articles and lists on feature sedans and trucks with good gas mileage that are not yet widely available in the US at affordable prices.

The is a premiere Internet guide to the best cars and trucks in a variety of categories, including super cars, SUVs and foreign exotic cars. In addition to its lists of the most fuel-efficient cars and trucks of 2012, the website also features the fastest 0-60 vehicles as well as some of the world’s most expensive cars.

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