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Old 12-06-2012, 01:25 PM   #131
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Originally Posted by hand-filer View Post
Just did a manual calculation on my RDX on my second fill up since purchased.
11.2 liters/100 or 20.0 MPG US. This is straight city stop and go traffic.
My Focus was averaging 10.4 liters/100.
115 additional HP, AWD and about 700 pounds heavier. WTF Ford?
This is not my experience - my Focus is at roughly the same point between EPA city and highway ratings as my previous 3 cars on the same suburban commute with plenty of lights and congested areas. I'm very happy.
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