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 |  May 30 2013, 5:22 PM

6. Mazda3 Skyactiv $20,020

2013 Mazda3 Sedan

Mazda went all in on fuel efficiency with its Skyactiv technology. Emphasizing light-weight components and more efficient transmissions and engines, the Skyactiv Mazda3 is able to hit 40 mpg when properly equipped. Pay the $20,020 pricetag for the Skyactiv-G 2.0L engine as well as the six-speed automatic, and you’ll see an improvement of up to 12 mpg on the highway over the 2.5L engine option in the Mazda3, or an improvement of 7 mpg over the non Skyactiv 2.0L engine. Check out our review of the Skyactiv Mazda3.

  • smartacus

    How about top-ten cheapest non-hybrids with the best city mileage?

  • Michael Lemus

    Exactly, there’s way too much focus on highway mpg.