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Old 04-10-2008, 02:56 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
Team Metro
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: 57.1 mpg (US)
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Originally Posted by thebrad View Post
Is it better to pulse and glide on the freeway or drive a constant speed?
Better for what?

Better for fuel economy? P&G (depending on the car & driver)
For mechanical longevity? Probably constant speed.
For driver sanity? Depends on the trip length.
For sanity of other road users? Depends on the drivers.

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