Real-world MPG: the most efficient small petrol cars
The most efficient small petrol cars all achieve more than 50.0mpg in our real-world tests...
6. Seat Ibiza 1.0 Eco TSI 95 – official 68.9mpg; True MPG 52.2mpg
The facelifted Ibiza gets new engines and new infotainment features. It’s not enough for it to trouble the excellent Skoda Fabia, but it is definitely worth a look.
5. Audi A1 1.0 TFSI 95 – official 67.3mpg; True MPG 53.4mpg
No other car on this list can compete with the A1’s premium feel. On top of that it’s also efficient, good to drive and more practical than a Mini.
4. Volkswagen Polo 1.0 TSI 95 Bluemotion – official 68.9mpg; True MPG 56.5mpg
Buyers after a classy small car need look no further than the Polo. It's refined and well priced and benefits from a plush cabin.
3. Toyota Yaris 1.5 VVT-i Hybrid – official 78.5mpg; True MPG 57.8mpg