Kelley Blue Book selected the 2012 Toyota Prius c as the No. 1 green car of 2012 as part of its 10 Best Green Cars of 2012 on Tuesday, using combined EPA estimated fuel-economy.

KBB picked the 2012 Toyota Prius c, the smallest Prius Toyota makes, because of its good mileage (53 mpg city), seating capacity of five and substantial cargo space. It all adds up to make Prius c the perfect choice for those seeking a practical, inexpensive, stylish way to save fuel, KBB wrote.

The 10 Best Green Cars of 2012 according to KBB were:

1.       2012 Toyota Prius c

2.       2012 Nissan LEAF

3.       2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV

4.       2012 Chevrolet Volt

5.       2012 Honda Civic

6.       2012 Volkswagen Passat

7.       2012 Lexus CT 200h

8.       2012 Hyundai Elantra

9.       2013 Chevrolet Malibu

10.   2012 Scion iQ

Check out the gallery for pictures of the cars.