Here are the 7 most fuel-efficient hybrid vehicles you could buy in South Africa


We’ve already identified the most fuel-efficient petrol and diesel options on South Africa’s new-vehicle market, but what about a powertrain that holds the potential for even more impressive frugality? Yes, we’re talking about the not-so-humble hybrid.  

There are more options than ever in the hybrid segment of the local market, with pricing bookends running from R413 000 (for the soon-to-launch Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8 Hybrid XS) to just short of R12 million (for the Ferrari SF90 Spider).  

Predictably, the most efficient models from this group – based on the admittedly optimistic figures claimed by the respective manufacturers – are all plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEVs), which means there’s no space here for full (aka parallel) hybrids such as the Toyota Corolla 1.8 Hybrid XS, Honda Fit Hybrid, and Toyota Prius. 

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Publish date : 2021-10-05 02:46:05

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