Kelley Blue Books Best Plug-In Hybrid Cars Under $40K

May 26th, 2021 by

Kelley Blue Book has released a list of the best Plug-In Hybrid cars under $40,000! Plug-In Hybrid models are the perfect option for people who are on the fence about fully electric vehicles. PHEVs combine small batteries with gasoline engines, giving you the benefits of both gas powered vehicles and electric vehicles.

2021 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid

2021 Niro Touring

The starting price (MSRP) of the Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid is $29,590. Its electric range offers 26 miles with a total of 560 miles with a fuel economy of 46mph city/highway combined.

This efficiency-oriented small hatchback is available in hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and full EV forms. The Niro also adds more standard equipment and tech features including wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a rear-seat reminder.

2021 Ford Escape PHEV

2021 Ford Escape Hybrid

The starting price of the Ford Escape is $32,650. Its electric range is 38 miles for a total of 520 miles. Its Hybrid Mode fuel economy rating is 40mpg city/highway combined.

The Escape PHEV is front-wheel drive and offers a spacious for both front seat and back seat passengers. The 8-inch touchscreen is capable of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Titanium model comes standard with a 10-speaker B&O Play audio system and a 12.3-inch digital gauge display.

2021 Honda Clarity

2020 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid-1200x800

The starting price of the Honda Clarity is $33,400. Its electric range is 47 miles with a total of 340 total miles. Its Hybrid Mode fuel economy rating is 42mpg city/highway combined.

The Clarity functions nicely as a mid-size family sedan with a logical and comfortable interior cabin. An 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system is standard and includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capabilities.

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