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Old 12-01-2007, 11:13 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
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Last 3: 70.09 mpg (US)

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90 day: 52.8 mpg (US)

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90 day: 73.57 mpg (US)

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Someone asked how fast it'll go...

Not really sure. I'm kind of hypermiling it - I mostly leave it on the lowest power setting to maximize range.

On the low setting, I'd guess 4 km/h on motor power alone (in calm water). So add another km/h or 2 when I join in on the other side.

On the high setting, it goes faster than I could paddle! Doesn't quite get up on plane though.
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