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Old 01-02-2013, 11:18 PM   #50
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Originally Posted by Bwill9886 View Post
Just saw this a few days ago.

I'm glad Volkswagen is trying something different, but I would be very sceptical of the mileage claims...
With the technology they had in it, I don't think it is too far from the reality. Imagine how would be our Focus with the start-stop technology in it ? I'd bet that 35 mpg would be very easy to obtain in city driving.

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Start-stop technology
Start-stop technology saves fuel by shutting down the engine when the vehicle stops and restarting it when it accelerates...
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