Top 10: Vans for Real MPG

If you’re looking to buy a new or used van then low fuel costs will rank highly in your list of priorities. That’s why we’ve crunched the Real MPG numbers to find the UK’s top 10 vans for real world fuel economy. 

Unlike official fuel consumption figures, Real MPG uses real life comparative data to show van owners and buyers how much on-the-road fuel a commercial vehicle really uses.

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Mercedes-Benz Sprinter (Built between 2013–2018)

Achieves 90 per cent of official economy

Last but not least in the outgoing version of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter. The four-cylinder 2.1-litre CDI diesel makes up the mainstay of the engine range and it's the 313 CDI that's the most-frugal with a Real MPG average of 33mpg.

At the bottom of the Real MPG scale is the 310CDI, with its 22mpg being a long way short of the 30.4–39.8 mpg that was advertised by Mercedes-Benz.

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ALED HUGHES    on 6 January 2019

I've had a Peugeot partner van for 3 years and I average 52 to 55mpg. It's a 2013 L1 1.6 diesel van

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