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Old 02-08-2013, 12:19 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Betty White - '09 Toyota Yaris Base Sedan
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90 day: 42.28 mpg (US)

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All I can say is; do a lot of reading. You have great questions and there's a wealth of information to answer them far beyond what you had considered.
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EDIT: Driving style is universally considered the biggest "mod" you can make to your vehicle. As Frank said, slower is better. With driving style alone (no engine-off coasting, mind you) I've never been within 5 MPG of my EPA estimate. Driving style goes a long way.


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