Focus Fanatics - View Single Post - Low MPG on new 2012 Titanium Hatch
View Single Post
Old 01-07-2013, 12:33 PM   #144
kam327
-----<M>-----
 
kam327's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 94700
Location: Tampa, FL
What I Drive: '14 Ruby Ti w/ Handling Pkg

Posts: 2,361
FF Reputation: 11 kam327 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tra1969 View Post
I have a fellow employee with a 2012 SE with 17" rim, pretty much the same as mine with out the MFT and some bells and whistles, and she gets 42 to 44 mpg's at 70 mph.
No way, my own testing and experience is 37-38 mpg at 70 mph with light wind and little elevation change. Popular Mechanics reported only 33mpg on a 70 mph trip, compared to the Elantra's 39mpg. And that was with the SFE package.
kam327 is offline  
    Reply With Quote