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Old 06-27-2013, 10:59 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Old Mechanic View Post
Almost 60 MPG is a very large and heavy truck. This clearly demonstrates the principles I wish every driver was practicing. Gas would be less than $2.50 a gallon.

The largest reported averages for a Cummins-powered 1T Dodge truck are also 4WD & auto trans spec. And a tire with some offroad traction. Thus, 15-mpg. Or, 525-miles/tank.

At $4/gl diesel, DD is "paying" $1/gl in comparison to that average.

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