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The most fuel efficient crossovers and SUVs

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Updated Japanese SUV Nissan Qashqai 1.2  can rightly be called a cheap crossover. As a result of changes 2014 the car has received an updated appearance, and some conversion of internal clearance. But for us it is important.

 Nissan Qashqai

The SUV along with design updates received serious  technical transformation.  Japanese manufacturers were able to achieve excellent technical performance, while ensuring low fuel consumption. Thus, the main technical specifications of Nissan Qashqai 1.2:

In addition, the most economical petrol crossover Nissan Qashqai received the improved suspension. These characteristics give the right to assert that the SUV is one of the most economical. And the cost is also quite reasonable. Basic  equipment will cost 848 thousand.

 Cheap Nissan Qashqai

Among others, the Czech SUV Skoda Yeti allocate unique suspension technology, which provide the driver of this car is smooth and comfortable ride in all conditions.

Impressive in this car and its dimensions that it surpasses many of its German competitors. Such parameters is explained and there is a wide space in the cabin, so that all passengers, including the rear seats, can feel free and not constrained. In addition, it provides additional space in the trunk.

 Skoda Yeti

The most energy-efficient crossover on gasoline is characterized by the following technical parameters in the basic configuration:

 SUV Skoda Yeti

Thanks to its economical SUV conquered the market 5 years ago and still the demand is not quenched. However, there are drawbacks, the main of which is certainly the unusual appearance of this car, which sometimes pushes many buyers, preferring his car with a classic look.

The most economical crossover – Skoda Yeti – in the basic configuration will cost 756 thousand.

In the ranking, containing economical SUVs and crossovers, of course, it is impossible to do without a representative from Korea. So in this article will be the SsangYong Actyon, which thanks to modern design, as close as possible to the European styles, have a high demand on the world market.

 SsangYong Actyon

Usually, Korean cars alienate buyers with its unusual appearance, but in the case of SsangYong developers have tried to create a classic design, and was not mistaken. Happy in the SUV and suspension comfort, quality materials, trim, and lots of additional options.

Specifications basic configuration of an SUV following:

The price of the SUV is quite high, contrary to prevailing views about the cheap Korean cars. The cheapest version of the car will cost about  819 thousand.

 SsangYong Actyon

There is another representative of the Korean production, the quality of which is not in doubt. We are talking about SUV KIA Soul, which is worthy to be called – the most reliable and economical vehicle.  This compact crossover in the new generation received an interesting update of the external appearance, as well as some changes in the technical plan.

Speaking about the changes of appearance, first of all I would like to note the elegant new body lines and great comfort. If you talk about the technical component, the Korean designers have worked here over the steering, suspension. To the restyling of the SUV was hard, but also had some criticism for steering.

 KIA Soul

Main technical specifications of KIA Soul:

The price is also fully meet expectations on cost compact crossover – SUV will cost 690 thousand.


Seeking the answer to the question about what the crossover is the most economical, not to mention quite a fresh proposal by the Japanese manufacturer in the global market – Mazda CX5 with modern engine 2.0 SKY Active.

 Mazda CX5

Technological developments have allowed the company to create the most economical SUV in the class. Technical characteristics of the new SUV:

The uniqueness of the SUV Mazda CX5  is that low fuel consumption combined in the car with a rather imposing dimensions, as well as impressive power that is almost unbelievable. The advantages of the car can also be an attractive appearance and a comfortable lounge.

 Crossover Mazda CX5

But there are also so-called lack of – the car will appeal to those buyers who not too worried about the basic cost of the machine, because the basic modification of the CX5 will cost  995 thousand.

The most economical SUVs on diesel fuel

The most fuel efficient crossovers and SUVs are found not only on gasoline. Among the diesel versions also have a lot of decent options. One of them is Renault Duster 1.5 dCi. This popular on the Russian market crossover is characterized by incredibly low fuel consumption in mixed driving mode – 5.3 liters per 100 kilometers.

Such fuel costs are typical for the  version SUV 4×4 all-wheel drive, equipped with a diesel power unit dCi. The power of the motor is small and is only 90 horsepower, and torque of 200 Nm. With such modest figures Duster accelerates to 100 km/h for 15 seconds.

 Renault Duster

The price of the basic version of the SUV starts from 610 thousand rubles, which explains the increased demand for it among our compatriots.

The following economical crossover diesel - excellent BMW X1 xDrive 20d AT, fuel consumption, which is only 5.4 liters per 100 kilometers  in the combined cycle.

Amazes him is that such a modest fuel costs demonstrates a powerful diesel engine with 184 horsepower and torque of 380 Nm. Accelerates to 100 km / h X1 in just 8 seconds.

However, the cost of this SUV is appropriate.  Price starts  1.5 million. But he and "German" on it, and BMW.


The following instance of our list of no less unique. Asking the question "What the crossover is more economical?» hardly imagine the incredible and beautiful Range Rover Evoque.

Of course,  we are talking about diesel-powered versions of the SUV with an engine displacement of 2.2 liters (SD 2.2 MT), power of 190 horsepower and torque of 420 Nm. To speed up the first "hundreds" SUV is possible in just 10 seconds.

And of course, not to mention the most important indicator – fuel consumption of such a unit in mixed mode is only 5.6 liters.

The cost of the premium SUV ranges from 1.7 million rubles. The figure is quite impressive, but reliable and economical crossover Range Rover Evoque its completely justified.

 Range Rover Evoque

Thus, we have tried to collect in this article is not only the most economical model, but also the most affordable crossover. After all, what kind of savings can be discussed if the acquisition of basic modifications you will have to pay a significant amount.