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View Poll Results: What is your MPG
0-10 10 0.38%
10-20 91 3.44%
20-25 536 20.25%
25-30 1,012 38.23%
30-35 727 27.47%
35-40 217 8.20%
40+ 54 2.04%
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Old 03-24-2011, 09:51 AM   #671
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lol my friend got pissed because i got ~30 mpg going 130+ on my way to Houston for import reactor
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Old 04-01-2011, 02:01 PM   #672
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I am consistently getting ~37mpg in my new Focus. Speeds are mostly ~75mph and I use CC when I can. I try and shift around 2K RPM.
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Old 04-01-2011, 09:21 PM   #673
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I average around 25-30 mpg.
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Old 04-11-2011, 09:39 AM   #674
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Lots of freeway driving pays off-



I got 36 actual at my next fill up.
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Old 04-11-2011, 09:56 AM   #675
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The best I've gotten was 42.5 on that display which calculated out to 40.5.
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Old 04-11-2011, 09:59 AM   #676
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The best I've gotten was 42.5 on that display which calculated out to 40.5.
I'm sure driving 80mph isn't helping my mpg, lol - it's good enough where I don't want to slow down. I'm wondering if the mileage will go up as it gets warmer out. My GF's 07 Corolla Sport gets terrible mileage in the winter and it comes up quite a bit in the warmer months...
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Old 04-11-2011, 01:40 PM   #677
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Thats interesting I will see how my car reacts in the summer months. I know when people put there windows down it creates drag so mpg goes down. Ive heard its best to leave the windows up and turn on the a/c.
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Thats interesting I will see how my car reacts in the summer months. I know when people put there windows down it creates drag so mpg goes down. Ive heard its best to leave the windows up and turn on the a/c.
Same, but what about "sweating it out" to see how your mpg's do?
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Old 04-11-2011, 02:13 PM   #679
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Same, but what about "sweating it out" to see how your mpg's do?
HAHAHAHAH true, I will ad that to the list as well to see which of the 3 options give me a better MPG.
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Old 04-11-2011, 02:55 PM   #680
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In our cars, less then 45MPH you get better MPG with the windows down, above that speed A/C gets you better MPG.

That's my observation.

Winter time, i usually get 32-33 MPG, summer time i get 35-36 average.
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