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Old 11-18-2010, 04:16 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by EdKiefer View Post
right, I would assume somewhere around 40-50 mph would get best mpg as this would be approx speed of high gear . But in that first graph of 2006 Toyota Corolla 1.6L Auto it gets best at 24 mph, no way it is in high and as noted above the next bump is probably the high gear one .

I am just surprised it can get such good mpg, even besting high gear speeds

MetroMPG talks about that here too. It would be interesting to find out just how many cars out there can achieve their best mpg just below top gear.
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