Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - 2012 owners Post your MPG's
View Single Post
Old 06-11-2012, 11:07 AM   #980
kam327
-----<M>-----
 
kam327's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 94700
Location: Tampa, FL
What I Drive: '14 Ruby Ti w/ Handling Pkg

Posts: 2,529
Points 7,699, Level 58
Points: 7,699, Level: 58 Points: 7,699, Level: 58 Points: 7,699, Level: 58
Level Up 75% Completed
Level up: 75% Level up: 75% Level up: 75%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 13 kam327 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Pretherius View Post
I don't have concrete real-world numbers, unfortunately. But my experience has been just what you said: a 2 or 3 mpg hit. I think if you read up online you'll see that's roughly the conventional wisdom, too.
Thanks. Yeah I'm still happy since I'm still getting the EPA combined rating but I guess I was really getting used to beating it by 2-3 mpg. I might try to do a controlled test this weekend, maybe a 5-mile loop w/ AC and another one without to determine the actual hit.
kam327 is online now  
    Reply With Quote