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Old 01-07-2013, 01:43 PM   #147
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Originally Posted by kam327 View Post
Popular Mechanics reported only 33mpg on a 70 mph trip, compared to the Elantra's 39mpg. And that was with the SFE package.
Christ! Not that it matters, Fuelly has the 2012 Elantras at 30mpg average - which is even less than the 2012 Focus average. I'd hold out on the 2013 numbers because it's winter and they're still breaking in - plus it includes the STs.
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