Most Fuel-Efficient American Cars

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Fuel-Efficiency American Style
Back in the day — call it the close of the previous millennium — shoppers looking for a fuel-efficient ride had to direct most of their attention to offerings from Asia and Europe, and for good reason. Back then American brands simply didn’t have much to offer in terms of a quality ride that could deliver high fuel economy. But now there are quite a few American options — with some even becoming the most fuel-efficient vehicles of their class. Here’s a look at the most fuel-efficient American vehicles for the 2017 model year — all of which claim to achieve at least 30 mpg. (Vehicles are listed by combined fuel economy ratings as reported by the U.S. EPA. MPGe is “miles per gallon equivalent,” which equates electric energy to that found in a gallon of gasoline.)

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