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Old 11-14-2012, 11:38 PM   #70
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Originally Posted by revhigh View Post
Oh ..... so the Prius mileage drops off over 65, but the Focus's doesn't ? ..... right. I have a Scanguage II in my Prius to monitor all the OBD2 data, and my Prius is right about 43 - 45 MPG at 80 depending on terrain of course. Same as any car.

ALL CARS MILEAGE DROPS OFF AS SPEEDS (and wind resistance) INCREASE. Even Focus's.

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Did I say anything about the Focus mileage? You said the Prius gets almost double the mileage the Focus does at 80mph, and that's complete BS.
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