View Single Post
Old 08-17-2014, 10:52 AM   #9 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
nemo's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: US
Posts: 958

Chief - '06 Pontiac Grand Prix
90 day: 23.13 mpg (US)

SF1 - '12 Ford Fiesta S
90 day: 21.28 mpg (US)
Thanks: 184
Thanked 218 Times in 172 Posts
Since at 4k it uses more fuel than in 2nd you would want to be in 2nd. Now make those comparisons at 2K, 2.5K, 3K, 3.5k and in each gear. This will give you an indication of you best shift point vs FE. One other consideration not to accelerate too slowly.

Last edited by nemo; 08-17-2014 at 11:02 AM..
  Reply With Quote