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Old 04-25-2008, 11:14 AM   #31 (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: 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: 66.29 mpg (US)
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See http://metrompg.com/posts/coasting-e...-vs-idling.htm

Restart with the key, if the car's automatic (and if the transmission is the type that won't be damaged by engine-off coasting). Clutch start if it's a manual transmission.

Again, this is not something I'd recommend for every driver or car. Safety & durability issues. Buyer beware.

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