Best cheap, fuel efficient used cars

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8 Mar, 2016 10:00am Jake Groves

Here are some of the most fuel-efficient cars on the market that can be bought used for less than half their list price

Fuel efficiency is one of the biggest areas of focus when it comes to buying your next car. After all, not only does a more fuel-efficient car do less damage to the environment over its lifetime but its low emissions can save you big money in road tax bills, too.

If you can’t quite stretch to a new car, like the ones seen in our Best low emissions green cars or most economical cars lists, there are plenty of used car options on the market. This list comprises some of the most fuel-efficient cars you can buy for less than half of their respective list prices, including everything from the Renault Twizy buggy to the hybrid-powered Porsche Panamera super saloon.

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We looked at every power option in the quest to save fuel, so you can find electric cars, diesel cars, petrol cars, range extenders and hybrids here. We also separated the list into price categories, in order for you to narrow down your search into more specific budget areas and each of our selections represents a different category of car shape, from the small hatchback to the large luxury SUV. There should be a fuel efficient model here for everyone.

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So, for those looking for the ultimate in thrifty motoring, look no further. Take a look at 10 used cars that offer the best mix of bargain price and fuel efficient driving...

Best cheap fuel efficient cars

Fiat Panda
Skoda Fabia
Renault Twizy
Toyota Prius
VW Golf BlueMotion
Vauxhall Ampera
Suzuki SX4 S-Cross
Audi A6
Lexus RX
Porsche Panamera

If you’re looking for something more fun, why not check out our best cheap convertibles list for some open-top thrills? Or, if you want to make money, rather than just save it, we put together a list of 10 future classic cars that could potentially make you money.

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