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Old 01-06-2008, 10:35 PM   #24 (permalink)
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Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
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Last 3: 70.09 mpg (US)

MPGiata - '90 Mazda Miata
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: 57.1 mpg (US)
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Know what else would be cool - stretch some rubber over the rear control arms, so you can still have full travel, but a clean aero membrane when riding flat & level. I was thinking the same membrane connecting the pan ahead & behind the front control arms would be good... and then rememebered the wheels have to steer too.
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