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Old 06-06-2012, 09:54 AM   #57
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Originally Posted by amoosenamedhank View Post
There is no way in flying pig shit heaven this car is only experiencing 7.5% parasitic loss through the drivetrain.
Are you sure about that? There are fewer belt-driven accessories on the 2012 than previous focuses, the DCT ensures minimal drivetrain loss over a traditional auto (And manual for that matter)... 7.5% might be slightly optimistic but 8-8.5% could be spot on.
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