Most fuel-efficient vehicles

Natural Resources Canada recognizes the most fuel-efficient new light-duty vehicles sold in Canada. Best-in-class vehicles have the lowest combined fuel consumption rating, based on 55 percent city and 45 percent highway driving.

For each class, the most fuel-efficient conventional vehicle and the most efficient advanced technology vehicle (where applicable) are recognized.

The most fuel-efficient vehicles for model year 2017
Cars
Vehicle class Conventional vehicle Advanced technology vehicle
Two-seater smart fortwo cabriolet
0.9 L, 3 cylinder, 6-speed automated manual
n/a
Minicompact Fiat 500 Hatchback
1.4 L, 4 cylinder, 5-speed manual
n/a
Subcompact Ford Fiesta SFE
1.0 L, 3 cylinder, 5-speed manual
BMW i3 (60 Ah)
125 kW electric motor, 1-speed automatic
Compact Toyota Prius c
1.5 L, 4 cylinder hybrid, continuously variable
Ford Focus Electric
107 kW electric motor, 1-speed automatic
Mid-size Toyota Prius
1.8 L, 4 cylinder hybrid, continuously variable
Nissan LEAF
80 kW electric motor, 1-speed automatic
Full-size Ford C-MAX Hybrid
2.0 L, 4 cylinder hybrid, continuously variable
Tesla Model S 60D/90D
386 kW electric motor, 1-speed automatic
Station Wagon: Small Kia Niro FE
1.6 L, 4 cylinder hybrid, 6-speed automated manual
Chevrolet Bolt EV
150 kW electric motor, 1-speed automatic
Station Wagon: Mid-size Toyota Prius v
1.8 L, 4 cylinder hybrid, continuously variable
n/a
Light trucks
Vehicle class Conventional vehicle Advanced technology vehicle
Pickup Truck: Small Chevrolet Colorado
2.8 L, 4 cylinder diesel, 6-speed automatic
GMC Canyon
2.8 L, 4 cylinder diesel, 6-speed automatic
n/a
Pickup Truck: Standard Ford F-150
2.7 L, 6 cylinder, 6-speed automatic with select shift
n/a
Sport Utility Vehicle: Small Toyota RAV4 Hybrid AWD
2.5 L, 4 cylinder hybrid, continuously variable
n/a
Sport Utility Vehicle: Standard Lexus RX 450h AWD
3.5 L, 6 cylinder hybrid, continuously variable
Tesla Model X 75D
386 kW electric motor, 1-speed automatic
Minivan Mazda5
2.5 L, 4 cylinder, 5-speed automatic with select shift
Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
89 kW electric motor, 3.6 L, 6 cylinder plug-in hybrid, continuously variable
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