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Old 05-07-2011, 04:11 PM   #27
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Originally Posted by monsta121 View Post
Doesnt E85 drastically decrease fuel economy? I know it decreases it but by how much I have no idea. On another thread someone was saying that at current gas prices its still not worth switching to e85 because of the drastic decrease in fuel econ. Can anyone confirm?
There is a stage 2 '11 WRX running E85 near me who averages just over 20. I hoping with my 2.0 and bigger turbo, to stay out of boost. Im taking a road trip from STL to SFO starting in June, I plan to run E85, testing the quality, as I much as possible. Looks like only 2 or 3 tanks will be on 93. Ill be sure to update my post with my results.

Besides its worth it to me. I just did a turbo swap and needed a tune anyway. So for only $200 more I get an E85 tune! Easily worth it IMO.
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