Some crossover vehicles with good fuel economy include the Mazda CX-5, BMX X1, the Subaru XV Crosstrek and the Subaru XV Crosstrek hybrid, as stated by AutoTrader.com. Other good choices for fuel-efficient crossover vehicles include the Lexus RX 450h, the Nissan Juke, the Toyota Highlander hybrid and the Buick Encore.
One of the most fuel-efficient crossover vehicles on the market is the Toyota Rav4 EV, an electric-powered vehicle that achieves a 76 combined mpg rating. This crossover SUV is only offered in California, however. In comparison, some of the segment's hybrid and gasoline-powered crossovers stand out for their combined ratings as well. Some examples include the Subaru XV Crosstrek hybrid, which achieves 31 mpg combined, and the Lexus RX 450h, a premium hybrid that has a 30 mpg combined rating.
Also included in the segment is the MINI Cooper Countryman, with a 30 mpg combined average with the manual transmission and front-wheel drive model. It has a combined 27 mpg with all-wheel drive and an automatic transmission. The Mazda CX-5 offers 29 mpg combined, which drops to 28 mpg combined for its all-wheel drive version. Similarly, the Nissan Juke attains 29 mpg combined for front-wheel drive and an automatic transmission, while that number drops to 27 mpg combined for all-wheel drive. Both the Buick Encore and the BMX X1 offer up to 33 mpg on the highway, with a combined rating of 28 mpg for the Toyota Highlander hybrid.