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Winner: Saturn Aura Green Line
Cost: $26,020
Fuel economy (CR test): 27 mpg
Total 5-year savings: $1,050

The Saturn Aura Green Line is built on the same fundamental engineering platform as the Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid.

But the cost-differential between hybrid and non-hybrid versions is higher for the Saturn, which reduces cost savings, according to Consumer Reports.

NEXT: Winner (by a hair): Honda Civic Hybrid

Last updated September 03 2008: 11:51 AM ET
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