Those seeking relief at the pump may do better by purchasing or leasing distinctive, high-performing sports cars like the Corvette. Several sporty, high-performance automobiles such as Chevrolet Corvette, Porsche Boxster, and Lotus Elise get 28-29 miles per gallon highway, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, making sports cars a viable choice for those seeking high gas mileage along with style, status, and fun.
Comparing a wide range of vehicles from the Corbin Sparrow to Chevy HHR to Toyota Prius to VW New Beetle to Lotus Elan to Chevy Corvette, and factoring in "Overall Hotness," Corvette stood at the very top of the list published by hi-mpg.org.
"Overall Hotness" is determined by an exclusive hi-mpg.org algorithm factoring price, style, performance, luxury, utility, value, and fun. Described as "Hot Green Machines," the honored vehicles were rides the reviewers said they would be proud to own in any case for wildly incredible style, performance, and fun. As they put it, these vehicles "just so happen to get great gas mileage!"