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These are the highest MPG hatchbacks ever made for the public roads. It's no surprise that most of these are electric, but there are exceptions.

The Highest MPG Hatchbacks Ever

Mitsubishi i-MiEV (2014-2016)

With a fuel economy of 264.7 mpg, the Mitsubishi i-MiEV takes joint first place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Mitsubishis Ever.

Peugeot iOn (2013-)

With a fuel economy of 264.7 mpg, the Peugeot iOn takes joint first place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Peugeots Ever.

Hyundai IONIQ Plug-In Hybrid (AE) (2017-)

With a fuel economy of 256.8 mpg, the Hyundai IONIQ Plug-In Hybrid takes third place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 1.6L Inline 4 engine.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Hyundais Ever.

Citroën C-Zero (2013-)

With a fuel economy of 251.5 mpg, the Citroën C-Zero takes joint fouth place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also joint 1st in The Highest MPG Citroëns Ever.

Mitsubishi i-MiEV (2012-2014)

With a fuel economy of 251.5 mpg, the Mitsubishi i-MiEV takes joint fouth place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 2nd in The Highest MPG Mitsubishis Ever.

Peugeot iOn (2010-2013)

With a fuel economy of 251.5 mpg, the Peugeot iOn takes joint fouth place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 2nd in The Highest MPG Peugeots Ever.

Citroën C-Zero (2010-2012)

With a fuel economy of 251.5 mpg, the Citroën C-Zero takes joint fouth place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also joint 1st in The Highest MPG Citroëns Ever.

Renault Zoe ZE40 (2016-2017)

With a fuel economy of 244.1 mpg, the Renault Zoe ZE40 takes eighth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Renaults Ever.

Smart Fortwo ED (2011-2012)

With a fuel economy of 241.8 mpg, the Smart Fortwo ED takes ninth place.
It's a 3 door RWD Hatchback with 2 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Smarts Ever.

Renault Zoe (2013-2016)

With a fuel economy of 239.5 mpg, the Renault Zoe takes tenth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also 2nd in The Highest MPG Renaults Ever.

Toyota Prius Plug-In (2017-)

With a fuel economy of 235.4 mpg, the Toyota Prius Plug-In takes eleventh place.
It's a 5 door FWD Fastback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 1.8L Inline 4 engine.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Toyotas Ever.

Hyundai IONIQ Electric (AE) (2016-)

With a fuel economy of 219 mpg, the Hyundai IONIQ Electric takes twelfth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also 2nd in The Highest MPG Hyundais Ever.

Volkswagen e-up! (2016-)

With a fuel economy of 215.6 mpg, the Volkswagen e-up! takes joint thirteenth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also joint 2nd in The Highest MPG Volkswagens Ever.

Volkswagen e-up! (2013-2016)

With a fuel economy of 215.6 mpg, the Volkswagen e-up! takes joint thirteenth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also joint 2nd in The Highest MPG Volkswagens Ever.

Smart Fortwo ED (2012-2014)

With a fuel economy of 207.8 mpg, the Smart Fortwo ED takes fifteenth place.
It's a 3 door RWD Hatchback with 2 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 2nd in The Highest MPG Smarts Ever.

Nissan Leaf (2012-2017)

With a fuel economy of 206.1 mpg, the Nissan Leaf takes sixteenth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG Nissans Ever.

BMW i3 (94 Ah) (I01) (2016-2017)

With a fuel economy of 198.9 mpg, the BMW i3 (94 Ah) takes seventeenth place.
It's a 5 door RWD Hatchback with 4 seats and a electric motor.
It is also 1st in The Highest MPG BMWs Ever.

Volkswagen e-Golf (Mk7) (2017-)

With a fuel economy of 197.5 mpg, the Volkswagen e-Golf takes joint eighteenth place.
It's a 3-5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also joint 4th in The Highest MPG Volkswagens Ever.

Volkswagen e-Golf (Mk7) (2014-2017)

With a fuel economy of 197.5 mpg, the Volkswagen e-Golf takes joint eighteenth place.
It's a 3-5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted electric motor.
It is also joint 4th in The Highest MPG Volkswagens Ever.

Smart fortwo Coupé electric drive (2017-)

With a fuel economy of 194.8 mpg, the Smart fortwo Coupé electric drive takes joint twentieth place.
It's a 3 door RWD Hatchback with 2 seats and a rear-mounted electric motor.
It is also 3rd in The Highest MPG Smarts Ever.

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Last updated on 21st August, 2019
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