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GO GREEN, GO
The Top 10 Economical Cars in the UK

As fuel prices continue to soar, it’s no surprise that consumers are looking for some savings, for their wallets and the environment. Considering fuel economy is important, but that doesn’t mean a car is the most efficient and green option available. CO2 emissions and air pollutants should also be taken into account. Take a look at the UK’s most green and fuel-efficient automobiles on the road.

CITY-SLICKERS
Here are some of the top 10 most economical city cars.

10. PEUGEOT 107 1.0 Access 68 3dr — £7,995
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 66 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 99 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 27

9. SUZUKI Alto 1.0 VVT SZ — £7,199
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 68 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 99 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 28

8. SKODA Citigo 1.0 MPI SE 60PS GreenTech — £9,140
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 69 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 96 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 27

7. SEAT Mii 1.0 12V Ecomotive 60PS Start-Stop — £9,275
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 69 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 96 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 28

6. MITSUBISHI Mirage 1.2 MIVEC 3 79hp CVT — £14,054
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 71 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 95 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 27

5. VOLKSWAGEN Up! 1.0 Move up! 60PS BlueMotion Technology — £9,560
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 71 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 95 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 27

4. FIAT 500 0.9 TwinAir Colour Therapy 85HP Dualogic — £12,710
• Fuel Type: Gasoline
• Combined MPG: 73 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 92 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 26

3. CHRYSLER JEEP Ypsilon 1.3 M-Jet SE 95hp — £14,195
• Fuel Type: Diesel
• Combined MPG: 74 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 99 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 29

2. FIAT 500 1.3 MultiJet Pop 95HP — £12,360
• Fuel Type: Diesel
• Combined MPG: 76 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 97 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 28

1. SMART fortwo coupe 1.0 cdi Pulse 54bhp softip — £10,675
• Fuel Type: Diesel
• Combined MPG: 86 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 86 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 25

Not So Green

AUDI A6 allroad 3.0 TDI quattro 245PS S Tronic — £45,005
• Fuel Type: Diesel
• Combined MPG: 45 mpg
• CO2 Emissions: 165 g/km
• Green Car Rating: 47
SOURCE: NextGreenCar.com

Confused.com have teamed up with NextGreenCar.com to bring you a list of the 10 most economical vehicles available in the UK. The list below excludes electric and hybrid cars and is accurate as of March 2013.