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 |  May 23 2013, 1:01 PM

3.Toyota Prius $24,995

2012_Toyota_Prius_006It’s surprising to see just how affordable the Toyota Prius is. At $24,995, the Prius sits at the number 3 spot on our top 10 list. The usual suspects are at play here, with the 134 hp powertrain paired to a CVT transmission. It’s the classic one-two-punch when it comes to fuel efficiency, and it’s a proven combo. The Prius hits a whopping 50 mpg combined on the EPA cycle. We compared the Prius to the Jetta TDI and found the Prius to be the more fuel friendly vehicle. See the full specs of the Toyota Prius right here.

  • bloggin

    Fusion and C-MAX both will get lower priced ‘S’ trim versions. Which will put the Fusion Hybrid S at $24,900 and the C-MAX Hybrid S below $24k

  • Karen

    Chevy Cruz gets around that MPG too, under $20k LS

  • BOBTECH

    Love my 33-38 mpg Fusion for an aggressive driver.

  • Fuel Saver

    with Prius average around 51.5 mpg why are the 30 something’s in the conversation Prius still around 25kGive Toyota credit where credit is due .Sure its not a performance car in the sense that most of us think of but it tops the list in fuel performance and most can afford