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Old 10-10-2012, 03:16 PM   #87
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Originally Posted by bball40dtw View Post
At 72 mph, on the eco cruise setting, I have been getting around 42-44 MPG on the instant readout. If you drop it to 65, and the road is flat, you can run in EV only mode for a few miles. Once the battery is exhausted, it will recharge and start over again. I know Ford has been saying up to 62 MPH in EV only mode, but it seems to be able to go a bit higher. At least in the 70s if you are going downhill.
Thanks for your response. Now if I can find a dealer that will allow me to take one for a couple hours and really try it out. I made the mistake of not doing that on the Focus and now I have to replace it.
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