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Old 01-15-2013, 08:36 AM   #23
nhsilversti
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Originally Posted by Dukefrukem View Post
What are you guys getting for gas mileage? My MPGs seem respectable (23-25). But I'm only getting 300 miles per fill up. That's awful compared to what this car is rated at... (320 city 420 highway). I have an all highway commute and I'm only getting 300 miles per tank? Does the car need to be broken in? Thoughts?
new car to you, check
enjoying the fun of a turbo, check
heavy right foot for short duration, check
low mpg i can believe that.

lets just use my ford excursion as a quick example
8000# truck with 7.3L diesel.
when doing 65-68mph on highway i can get 25-26mpg
68-71 is 20
71-75 is 18
75+ is 16ish
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