If charged on time and used mostly for daily commute, plugin hybrid cars almost never have to be refilled. However, if you need to cover longer distances and chose to operate these vehicles in a hybrid manner, expect to achieve unprecedented levels of fuel economy. In this episode we will show you a buying guide of PHEV SUVs with the best MPGe ratings in the business. During this time of expensive gasoline, this video should be of help to any current auto shopper.
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#1 2023 Kia Niro PHEV
Kia Niro is no longer ugly and boring. On the contrary, it obtains futuristic looks of the Habaniro concepts and expands its capabilities with a more powerful motor and larger battery.
#2 2022 Lexus NX 450h+
2022 Lexus NX 450h+ is the first-ever PHEV representative of the NX family that offers 36 e-miles and 89 MPGe efficiency.
#3 2022 Hyundai Tucson PHEV
2022 Hyundai Tucson PHEV is the top-dog in the Tucson family both in terms of power and fuel economy. The crossover has 261 horses in its stables and returns 80 MPGe.
#4 2022 Toyota RAV4 Prime
2022 Toyota RAV4 Prime was introduced to the market some 2 years ago. Currently, it is sold in 2 premium trims with a price tag from 40,000 bucks, 42 miles of electric range, and economy of 38 MPG combined.
#5 2022 Ford Kuga/Escape PHEV
Ford’s best-selling crossover 2022 Ford Escape also known in Europe as Kuga, received a plugin hybrid modification in 2020 when it transitioned to the fourth generation. Initially the model had to be recalled due to some battery safety issues, but now it soldiers on as a balanced offering within the compact crossover segment.