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Old 10-28-2012, 10:40 PM   #640 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by ps2fixer View Post
If your getting around 40 if your hyper mile, I'm going to guess 38 @ 60mph, basing numbers on my experience with my car, maybe 40 since there isn't a lot of stop and go.
You're closest! I got 41mpg doing 400 miles of 60mph today. Aside from somehow slipstreaming someone the whole way I can hardly imagine it getting much better.

The car got back safely tonight but with some battle scars. I damaged the air dam and rear belly pan structure while mild offroading the car on a remote logging trail. Lucky- another car in our group tore a hole in his gas line, one got stuck and the last had exhaust flange issues.

Pics tomorrow... and a video of the logging trail
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