Most Fuel Efficient Ford Vehicles

At Richmond Ford Lincoln, we’ve learned from our friends in the Richmond, Ashland, and Mechanicsville area that one of the key selling points for drivers looking for their next car is fuel economy. While fuel prices rise and fall, the best way to combat breaking the bank at the gas station is by choosing a fuel efficient vehicle. So, when our friends come to us asking what the most fuel efficient Ford vehicles area, we’re happy to point them in the right direction. 

In this guide, we did the research and compiled the top fuel efficient Ford models. Some of the vehicles on this list may surprise you. We at Richmond Ford Lincoln are simply happy to help you find a fuel-efficient vehicle that you can easily rely on.

Fuel Efficient Ford Sedans

Ford offers many options for fuel efficient sedans. You can easily pick a vehicle tailored to your style that not only provides exceptional performance, but is light on the gas consumption. Some Ford sedans even have hybrid and electric options to boost your vehicle’s fuel efficiency.

2017 Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta is equipped with a 1.6L four-cylinder engine that not only produces 120 horsepower and 112 lb-ft of torque, but achieves an EPA estimated 27/35 mpg city/highway.

2017 Ford Focus

The Ford Focus offers a variety of engine options. The 2.0L four-cylinder gets 25/34 mpg city/highway while delivering 160 horsepower and 146 lb-ft of torque. The 1.0L EcoBoost® option provides a 123 horsepower and 125 lb-ft of torque ability while achieving an EPA estimated 30/40 city/highway mpg. However, the Ford Focus Electric produces 107 kW (143 horsepower) while getting 118/96 MPGe.

2017 Ford Fusion

Like the Ford Focus, the Ford Fusion offers its drivers plenty of options when it comes to engine power and fuel efficiency. The standard 2.5L Duratec four-cylinder engine generates 175 horsepower with an EPA estimated 21/32 mpg city/highway. The 1.5L EcoBoost® adds a little bit to the power, but increases the efficiency to 23/34 mpg city/highway. The 2.0L Atkinson Cycler hybrid engine produces 141 horsepower with an EPA estimated 43/41 mpg city/highway.

Ford Hybrid

2017 Ford C-Max

The Ford C-Max is the only pure hybrid in the Ford lineup, offering two different trims with different abilities. The 2.0L Atkinson Cycle engine produces 142 horsepower. The Ford C-Max Hybrid gets 42/38 mpg city/highway, while the Ford C-Max Energi gets 104/87 city/highway.

Fuel Efficient Ford SUVs

2017 Ford Edge 

The Ford Edge is equipped with a Twin-Scroll 2.0L EcoBoost® four-cylinder turbocharged engine. What’s impressive about this engine is it produces a remarkable 245 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. However, while achieving these impressive feats, it also gets an EPA estimated 21/29 mpg city/highway.

2017 Ford Escape

The Ford Escape offers a few different engines. The 2.5L four-cylinder produces 168 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque while getting an EPA estimated 21/29. The 1.5L EcoBoost® delivers 179 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque with a fuel economy of 23/30 mpg city/highway. The 2.0L Twin-Scroll EcoBoost® produces 245 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque while getting an EPA estimated 22/29 mpg city/highway.

Making an Efficient Choice

Now that you know the most fuel efficient Ford models, you’re ready to make your choice. However, if you need more information to go by, stop by and see us at Richmond Ford Lincoln. We’re always happy to help our friends in the Richmond, Ashland, and Mechanicsville area make the right choice.

Want to learn more about the fuel-efficient models listed above? Check out our vehicle reviews for more information.

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