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Old 01-02-2013, 11:47 AM   #25
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Originally Posted by Slo86GT View Post
Beta, Doug, recall the average speed on those trips? Pretty amazing mileage for 5 speeds!
It would likely need to be closer to 55-60 mph avg to get 40.92 mpg out of a 5MT, but I'm not sure.

I know my old 5mt with similar gearing would do 45 mpg at 55, and 40 mpg at about 60 mph but it was also a lighter vehicle.
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