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10 Best Used Hybrids Under $30,000


Once priced too high for more modest budgets, today, there is a wide range of affordably priced hybrids from cars to SUVs and even minivans. Going with a used model makes them even more affordable. Here are the 10 best used hybrids you can buy for under $30,000.

1. 2017 BMW 330e

2017 BMW 330e

The BMW 330e combines the luxury and performance of a sports sedan with a plug-in hybrid powertrain with 14 miles of all-electric range. It gets 71 MPGe with gas and electric powertrains combined and 30 mpg gas-only fuel economy in combined city/highway driving once the battery depletes. See 2017 BMW 330e models for sale

2. 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

The Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is the only plug-in hybrid minivan on the market. It has an all-electric driving range of up to 33 miles with a combined fuel economy rating of 84 MPGe. Once the battery is exhausted, fuel economy is still good, with a combined city and highway rating of 32 mpg. See 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid models for sale

3. 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid

2021 Ford Escape Hybrid

The Ford Escape Hybrid is a compact SUV with a smooth ride, comfortable interior, and a good range of standard features. It gets great fuel economy up to 41 mpg when equipped with front-wheel drive (FWD) and drops just one mpg with all-wheel drive (AWD). See 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid models for sale

4. 2019 Honda Accord Hybrid

2019 Honda Accord Hybrid

Honda offers the Accord midsize sedan with either a gas or hybrid powertrain. The hybrid is the more fuel-efficient option, with up to 48 mpg in the city and on the highway. It also has a roomy interior with ample space for five adults and a sizeable 16.7-cubic foot trunk. See 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid models for sale

5. 2019 Hyundai Sonata

2019 Hyundai Sonata

The Hyundai Sonata is a well-appointed sedan with a roomy interior. Equipped with a hybrid powertrain, it achieves up to 41 mpg combined city and highway. Standard features include Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, a 7-inch infotainment touchscreen, and heated side mirrors. Top trims add dual-zone climate control, wireless charging, and a heated steering wheel. See 2019 Hyundai Sonata hybrid models for sale

6. 2021 Kia Niro

2021 Kia Niro

The Kia Niro Hybrid is a compact crossover with a standard hybrid powertrain. It gets up to 50 mpg combined in the FE trim. This versatile hatchback has an attractive interior with comfortable seating and has lots of room for cargo, with 22.4 cubic feet behind the rear seats. See 2021 Kia Niro Hybrid models for sale

7. 2015 Lexus RX 450h

2015 Lexus RX 450h

The Lexus RX 450h couples luxury with a fuel-efficient hybrid powertrain that gets up to 29 mpg combined. This sleek and stylish SUV has room for everyone with a quiet and comfortable ride. There’s seating for five with rear seats that slide forward and back to add either legroom or cargo room. See 2015 Lexus RX 450h models for sale

8. 2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

Offering a premium, luxury experience, the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is a midsize sedan that coddles passengers with comfort. It has a smooth ride, good room for people and cargo, and a fuel economy rating of up to 40 mpg combined city and highway. See 2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid models for sale

9. 2015 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid

2015 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid

The Porsche Cayenne Hybrid is a plug-in hybrid SUV with an all-electric range of 14 miles. It gets 47 MPGe combined gas and electric fuel economy with 22 mpg combined using only the gas engine once the battery drains. The Cayenne delivers aggressive acceleration with crisp, sporty handling. See 2015 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid models for sale

10. 2021 Toyota Prius

2021 Toyota Prius

The Toyota Prius is easily the most well-known hybrid on the market, and there are many options for choosing a used model. The 2021 edition gets up to 56 mpg combined in the L Eco trim with FWD. Choose AWD, and it still gets a solid 49 mpg combined. See 2021 Toyota Prius models for sale

10 Best Used Hybrids Under $30,000

1. 2017 BMW 330e
2. 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
3. 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid
4. 2019 Honda Accord Hybrid
5. 2019 Hyundai Sonata
6. 2021 Kia Niro
7. 2015 Lexus RX 450h
8. 2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid
9. 2015 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid
10. 2021 Toyota Prius

Eric Brandt
Eric Brandt
Eric Brandt is an author specializing in Oversteer content, new car reviews, and finding the best car, truck, and SUV deals each month. Born and raised in Wisconsin, Eric can often be found exploring the north woods on his 1983 Honda Gold Wing when the weather allows it. Father of four, husband of one, and unapologetic minivan enthusiast. Eric mastered driving stick by having a 3-cylinder Chevy... Read More about Eric Brandt

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