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Old 02-27-2008, 10:38 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
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Last 3: 70.09 mpg (US)

MPGiata - '90 Mazda Miata
90 day: 53.56 mpg (US)

Winter beater Metro - '00 Chevrolet Metro
90 day: 61.98 mpg (US)

Fancy Metro - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage top spec
90 day: 58.72 mpg (US)

Even Fancier Metro - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage top spec
90 day: 70.75 mpg (US)
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It was just on new cars, and it was based on the combined city/hwy consumption rating (the old one) - unlike a few other countries which base their annual road tax or licence fee based on fuel consumption (or CO2 emissions).

The program doesn't expire for another year. Canadians will be facing a election before that happens. It'll be interesting to see where this program goes afterwards.
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