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 |  May 25 2012, 1:32 PM

5. Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 25/31/27

The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is another crossover based on the same Mitsubishi GS platform shared with the Jeep Patriot and Jeep Compass. However, here the Sport is lighter, and equipped with Mitsubishi’s 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, which can get 25 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway, which combines for 27 mpg. This is done thanks to Mitsubishi’s CVT paired with the two-wheel drive to be as efficient as the platform will allow.

  • Keith H

    Hard to believe that RX is as good as it gets. Amazing what a good city MPG number does to the overall score.

  • Zellbrad

    how could anyone be dumb enough to buy a front-wheel drive wannabe SUV. idiots exclaim over the high mpg which is only available with the front-wheel drive. my 2011 subaru outback averages 30mpg and can go anywhere. these other vehicles are useless off road. watch youtube videos if you dont believe me. a total investment of $25k for mine, makes the others seem absurd.

  • T. Roll

     So… you honestly think crossover buyers care about off-roading?

  • Arturo Lopez

     EPA estimates for the 2011 subie are at 22/29, and the 2013 mazda are at 25/31 for the under-25k-AWD, I wouldn’t call that absurd. Subaru AWD is great and all, but I don’t see any major complaints from Mazda’s AWD.

  • Skenny50

    The Juke gas mileage is a lie.  I had one and just got rid of it.  No matter how much I babied it, I couldn’t get better than high 25′s on the highway – and sub-20 in the city. So, in reality it wouldn’t even be on this list if people know its true capabilities

  • Isaakberg

    Where do you buy your fuel?  I’ve noticed the mileage may vary  — a lot — depending on how much non-gasoline is in one’s “gas”

  • http://4min.name Виктор Фомин

    Is there an easier way to save fuel. The world’s first multi-vitamin for any car and it’s called EnviroTabs. This is a super thing, because the price is not high, but the real savings!