Best Hybrid Cars 2021

May 17, 2021

Best Hybrid Cars 2021

There are more choices today than ever before when it comes to quality hybrid vehicles on the market. We’re proud to present this year’s batch of best hybrids that will both save you money at the gas pump and make a positive impact on the environment.

Don’t forget – you can find all of these hot hybrids and more on the GreenCars Marketplace, powered by Driveway.

Six Sizzlin’ Gas Savers

Each vehicle combines a gasoline-powered engine with an electric motor for impressive mile per gallon figures and amazing range. They’ve been carefully culled down to a best compact sedan, midsize sedan, family sedan, compact hatchback, compact SUV and family minivan.

Compact Sedan

Honda Insight

With incredible fuel economy and top safety scores, the Honda Insight Hybrid is an outstanding four-door compact sedan at a truly affordable price. Its 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine combines with an electric motor for an EPA-rated 55 miles per gallon for city driving. Includes remote engine start, heated front seats and an eight-year battery warranty. Infotainment includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Honda’s Sensing Suite of driver assist features.

MSRP starts at: $23,130

MPG: 55 city/49 highway

Midsize Sedan

Toyota Camry Hybrid

The loyal Camry is a five-seater sedan now available in hybrid trim with driving modes including EV, ECO, Normal and Sport. Infotainment includes a 7-inch touchscreen that is Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexia capable as well as a six-speaker stereo system. The new Camry Hybrid has a 5-star safety rating and comes with an impressive 10-year/150,000-mile hybrid battery warranty. All-wheel-drive and a 3.5-liter engine are available options.

MSRP starts at: $27,270

MPG: 51 city/53 highway

Family Sedan

Honda Accord Hybrid

A real stand out as a family sedan, the Honda Accord Hybrid offers impeccable driving dynamics and a practical interior. Its gas and electric motors combine to produce 212 horsepower and 48 miles per gallon. Its also equipped with an EV Mode that allows you to drive with only using the electric motor alone. The hybrid battery is located below the rear seats allowing the Accord to offer 16.7 cubic feet of trunk space. This vehicle also includes Honda’s Sensing Suite of driver assist features. A WiFi Hotspot allows Apple CarPlay, Android Auto integration.

MSRP starts at: $26,570

MPG: 48 city/47 highway

Compact Hatchback

Hyundai Ioniq

This five-seater hatchback is known for its nimble, stable handling and offers hybrid, plug-in-hybrid and all-electric versions. The hybrid version comes with a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine and a 32-kW electric motor for a total of 139 horsepower. Hyundai’s SmartSense driver assist suite includes forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and lane keep assist. Adaptive cruise control is added in SEL trim. Cargo capacity is a healthy 26.5 cubic feet.

MSRP starts at: $28,650

MPG: 57 city/59 highway

Compact SUV

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

Toyota has applied Prius prowess to its compact SUV with winning results. The RAV4 Hybrid offers the best acceleration and highway fuel economy in its class. The five-seater comes with all-wheel-drive and 219 net horsepower. Includes digital rearview mirror, USB ports, smart key system, and remote start. It’s the IIHS Top Safety Pick with the latest infotainment and Toyota Safety Sense driver assist features. There’s also 69.8 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats down.

MSRP starts at: $28,650

MPG: 41 city/38 highway

Family Minivan

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

The Pacifica Hybrid is the only minivan on the market that offers a V-6 gas engine and an electric motor hybrid powertrain. It features 81 different seating configurations and more cargo space than a full-size SUV with three spacious rows that seats seven. Total mileage on a full tank of gas is a road trip-ready 520 miles. Standard features include active safety systems, an 8.4-inch touch screen infotainment interface and power-sliding rear doors.

MSRP starts at: $39,995

MPG: 30 combined