PHOTO CAPTION: 2011 Toyota Prius now holds title as most fuel efficient car in America.

US EPA Ranks 2011 Prius Tops in Fuel Economy

Toyota's hot-selling hybrid gets 51 mpg in city and 48 mpg on highway.

Published: 07-Nov-2010

WASHINGTON -- The 2011 Toyota Prius is the most fuel-efficient vehicle in the U.S., says the EPA in its annual rating of fuel winners and losers. The 2011 Bugatti Veyron is the worst.

The EPA said the Prius delivers 51 mpg in city driving and 48 mpg on the highway. The Veyron delivers 8 mpg in city driving and 15 mpg on the highway.

Three Ford vehicles took the number-two spot in the EPA's 2011 top-10 list. They are the 2011 Ford Fusion Hybrid, the 2011 Mercury Milan and the 2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. They all deliver 41 mpg in city driving and 36 mpg on the highway. The 2011 Ford E-350 Wagon was rated the second-worst when it comes to fuel economy, delivering 10 mpg in city driving and 13 mpg on the highway.


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