Top 5 most fuel efficient Toyota models in the Philippines

Updated Apr 05, 2021 | Same topic: Latest Consumer Reports

Check out the list of 5 Toyota cars which offer the best fuel efficiency in the Philippines.

Toyota has constantly proven itself a strong rival with its performance and reliability, not only in the Philippines but also across the globe. If you are a Toyota fan and fuel efficiency is your top preference to look for in a car, these five Toyota cars below are the best for you to consider.

1. Toyota Prius

“Prius” means “first”, “superior” or “original” in Latin. Appearing in 1997, its original car a was a 4-door sedan. The five-door hatchback was born later in 2003. The Toyota Prius 2017 has become the world hybrid best-selling car with nearly 4 million units sold and the strongest hybrid rival of Ford Fusion, Chevrolet Volt, Honda Civic and Kia Optima. The Toyota Prius engine is supported with an electric motor churning out 134-horsepower and 153 lb.-ft. of torque.

Toyota Prius 2016 engine specs
2016 Toyota Prius c 4 cyl, 1.5 L, Automatic (variable gear ratios)
Regular Gasoline
50-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
53-mpg (City)
46-mpg (Highway)
2 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota Prius Hybrid 4  12 L, Automatic (variable gear ratios)
Regular Gasoline
52-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
54-mpg (City)
50-mpg (Highway)
1.9 gals/100miles

 

Angular front of a white Toyota Prius

The 2017 version of the Toyota Prius has become the world hybrid best-selling car with nearly 4 million units sold

2. Toyota Yaris

Its name comes from the Goddesses of charm and beauty in Greece. It was first introduced in 1999 as a subcompact car named “Echo” and “Yaris”. But then, its body types are designed as a sedan and hatchback. This car is also listed on one of five most affordable Toyota’s cars in the Philippines.

The Toyota Yaris comes in 3 trim levels with a 106-horsepower, 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine.

Toyota Yaris 2016 engine specs
2016 Toyota Yaris 4 cyl, 1.5 L, Automatic 4-spd
Regular Gasoline
32-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
30-mpg (City)
35-mpg (Highway)
3.1 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota Yaris 4 cyl, 1.5 L, Manual 5-spd
Regular Gasoline
33-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
30-mpg (City)
36-mpg (Highway)
3 gals/100 miles

 

A blue Toyota Yaris on the road

The Yaris is also listed on one of five most reasonable Toyota’s cars in the Philippines

3. Toyota Corolla

Following Toyota’s naming tradition for their main models, the meaning of Corolla in Latin is “small crown”. Debuted in 1966, it is considered as the world’s bestselling car over years. It has even beaten the Volkswagen Beetle in total sales. Although having various models including the Corolla Levin, Corolla Ceres hardtop and Sprinter Trueno sports hatchbacks and coupes, and so on, the most favorite model is still the Toyota Corolla sedan for sale.

Toyota Camry 2016 engine specs
2016 Toyota Corolla 4 cyl, 1.8L, Automatic 4-spd
Regular Gasoline
30-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
27-mpg (City)
35-mpg (Highway)
3.3 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota Corolla 4 Cyl, 1.8 L, Manual 6-spd
Regular Gasoline
31-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
28-mpg (City)
36-mpg (Highway)
3.2 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota Corolla 4 cyl, 1.8 L, Automatic (variable gear ratios)
Regular Gasoline
32-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
29-mpg (City)
37-mpg (Highway)
3.1 gals/100 miles

 

Angular front of a red Toyota Corolla

The Toyota Corolla is considered as the world’s bestselling car over years

4. Toyota Camry

Its name was inspired from a Japanese word which means “crowd” and a Toyota’s model in 1955 named Toyota Crown. Starting from a small car to a mid-sized sedan, the Toyota Camry is one of the best cars with luxury outlook and great performance.

The Toyota Camry offers two types of engine and 6-speed automatic transmission mode.

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Toyota Camry 2016 engine specs
2016 Toyota Camry 4  25 L Automatic (56)
Regular Gasoline
28-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
25-mpg (City)
34-mpg (Highway)
3.6 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota Camry 6  3~5 L, Automatic (56)
Regular Gasoline
25-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
21-mpg (City)
30-mpg (Highway)
4 gals/100 miles

 

Angular front of a red Toyota Camry

The Toyota Camry is one of the best cars with luxury outlook and great performance

5. Toyota RAV 4

In fact, the creation of the Toyota RAV 4 is also a Toyota’s invention of a compact crossover. What does RAV 4 stand for? “Recreational Active Vehicle with 4-wheel drive” is the exact meaning of the name that makes many wondering. The car was launched in Japan and Europe in 1994. One year later, it walked in North America. The Toyota RAV 4 is a perfect combination between a 4-wheel drive of an SUV and a great handling capability of a sedan. Of course, it also offers decent fuel consumption. The RAV4 provides a roomier cabin and better range of vision for drivers.

Toyota RAV 4 2016 engine specs
2016 Toyota RAV4 4 cyl,  2.5 L, Automatic (S6)
Regular Gasoline
25-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
23-mpg (City)
29-mpg (Highway)
4 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota RAV4 LE/XLE 4 cyl,  2.5 L, Automatic (S6)
Regular Gasoline
26-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
23-mpg (City)
30-mpg (Highway)
3.8 gals/100 miles
2016 Toyota RAV4 AWD 4 cyl,  2.5 L, Automatic (S6)
Regular Gasoline
25-mpg (Combined City / Highway)
22-mpg (City)
28-mpg (Highway)
4 gals/100 miles

 

Angular front of a blue Toyota RAV 4

The creation of the Toyota RAV4 is also a Toyota’s invention of a compact crossover

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