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01-20-2013 10:39 AM
RonMaiden Best we've seen is about 320 a tank but we see very little highway and a lot of short in town trips but we have a Denver to Iowa trip planned this suimmer so I'm a bit excited to just see over 400 miles to the tank.
01-20-2013 10:17 AM
hoover460 Finally made it into the club. Averaged 43.5mpg for the tank.

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01-03-2012 05:26 PM
Faygo Focus
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Originally Posted by FFR_1574 View Post
I got 506 on Saturday, after driving about 400 miles with a 39.4 mpg on the screen, I didn't think it would get into the 500+ area, but here it is. I ended the 609 mile trip with 40.5 mpg, with 1/2 tank left I have not gotten gas yet. I also got my Eco Champion trophy that day.
Nice work!
01-03-2012 05:07 PM
st falcon
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geez, in a good day i'll get 500-550km to empty..! which is about 313-344 miles, granted it's cold these days and I'm more often in city driving...
Yeah, we here in the freezer wont see anything like 500 until maybe may or june..
01-03-2012 04:59 PM
Macsleuth Getting between 650km and 690km usually. Just filled with premium to see if that helps mileage, so far, not really. Going to try the quicker acceleration trick next. Mostly hi-way driving for me. 403m to 428m. Approx.
01-03-2012 04:08 PM
Creamsicle 362 is the best I've seen yet, @ 5000 miles
01-03-2012 04:04 PM
thejsx geez, in a good day i'll get 500-550km to empty..! which is about 313-344 miles, granted it's cold these days and I'm more often in city driving...
01-03-2012 03:01 PM
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I've heard it as well - there is definitely a break-even point where quickly accelerating and getting into the higher gears sooner pays off.
For DCT auto owners, out your car in sport mode when accelerating to get up to speed and into a high gear quickly, and then drop it into D. Wasnt this a reason for Overdrive shutoff buttons (for city driving, back when gas milage was not a concern) in older cars, (as well as towing etc..)
01-02-2012 11:01 PM
PratoN I let my brother drive my car last week. DTE after a fillup went from like 460 to 380.
01-02-2012 08:54 PM
_RED_ With my city driving I avg 350 a tank, on the highway I avg almost 450 a tank.

Hell of alot better then my old gas drinking zx3 which never even got 300 to a tank on the highway much less city lol
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