View Single Post
Old 03-26-2013, 09:52 AM   #4047
stevehnm
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 329526
Join Date: Aug 2012
Chapter/Region: SWIC
Location: Ground Control
Vehicle:
2013 Impreza Spt cvt
Silver

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zeeper View Post
also winter fuel blends, usually 10% ethanol, which returns fewer mpg's. So the same exact drive in the summer could be return another 2-3 mpg.
You're probably right about 2-3 mpg.

Unfortunately for CVT owners (which leaves you out) 2-3 mpg just isn't going to do it, if one knows how well other 36 mpg highway EPA cars do. Here's the evidence (called data for you Zeeper) that the Impreza CVT should be rated at no more than 32 mpg highway:

http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/show....php?t=2477627
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
stevehnm is offline   Reply With Quote