The only choice, if you can call it a choice, is to try to buy a fuel-efficient car which would help the consumers to save money on fuel in the long run. Although, already a huge majority of cars in Sri Lanka is not of the gas guzzling variety, we still recommend cars which have decidedly been known to be as the most economical in terms of fuel consumption.
1. Smart ForTwo
If you are a city car user, the Smart is a non-hybrid car which is a very interesting option. Easy to park, cute and comfortable, the micro car Mercedes also offers all the equipment found in luxury cars. It shows an average consumption of 5.1 L / 100 (city) .
2. Volkswagen Golf TDi
It has the same features as her sister, the Jetta. It offers a hatchback and a sporty driving while offering a lower selling price. It arrives on the market with a refreshed silhouette and renewed interior. It shows an average consumption of 6.7 L / 100 (city)
3. Toyota Yaris
Since its introduction, the Yaris continues to convey a fuel efficient car reputation. It is available in sedan version and in 4-door hatchback version. In both cases, it is very comfortable and roomy for a car of this category. Its fuel consumption is around 7.0 L / 100 (city)
4. Honda Fit
It is the direct competitor of the Yaris. The Honda Fit is in its second generation. Its silhouette is more original and its interior still offers the same versatility than before. It’s a car as cute as any and displays an average consumption of 7.1 L / 100 (city). Impressive for a non-hybrid car.
5. Audi A3 TDi
Audi comes with a diesel engine. The compact entry, the A3 will be offered with the TDI engine. Named Green Car of the Year at the last show of LA, those looking for luxury and driving pleasure, the A3 TDi is an interesting choice. Announced consumption: 7.2 L / 100 (city)
6. Chevrolet Aveo
Enjoy the current Aveo if his style interests you. The next generation is larger in every respect. It’s the Beat that will replace the subcompact GM in this segment. For now, it continues her way through the economic non-hybrids. Average consumption of 7.3 L / 100 (city).
7. Mini Cooper
The rebirth of Mini Cooper is a success since its acquisition by BMW. It has a friendly face and offers sporty driving out of the ordinary. It is also proposed in Clubman version , roomier and convertible. It displays a fuel consumption of 7.3 l / 100 on average (city).
8. Hyundai Accent
Here is the little cousin of the KIA Rio. The Hyundai Accent offers the same basic warranty in a totally different body. It was redesigned not long ago. Its average consumption is 7.6 L / 100 (city).
9. Volkswagen Jetta TDi
One of the most popular compacts all around the world. Spacious and only car in its class offering a diesel engine. With the arrival of the new clean diesel engine generation, Volkswagen Jetta can claim to be a fuel economy champion. Average consumption of 7.7 L / 100 (city)
10. Kia Rio
The Kia Rio is on the verge of a complete overhaul, but for now it remains one of the best value for money. It has, in addition, one of the best warranties in the industry. Its average consumption is 8.8 L / 100 (city).