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Old 10-16-2014, 09:25 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Trolla - '94 Geo Prizm base
90 day: 35.82 mpg (US)

Ecomodded prizm - '94 geo Prizm Base
90 day: 37.88 mpg (US)

Dad's Corolla - '89 Toyota Corolla Base.
90 day: 29.51 mpg (US)

Denny's Detector - '08 Mercury Grand Marquis

Project E - '94 Geo Prizm Base
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90 day: 39.69 mpg (US)
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Originally Posted by Frank Lee View Post
redneck, basjoos, star-deceiver: Guys- the math only works on logical people. Believe me, I've tried it and even on engineers- who you'd think would tend to be more logical than most- it's a fail. Look around. Read the news. Clearly most human activity is not driven by logic. One has to appeal to emotion and/or ego to make the case. Making the case for efficiency or thrift is an uphill climb here in Duhmerica- good luck. If you can sell the notion that efficiency and thrift gets you laid or beats the competition in a way that is socially popular, you might have a chance.
You do have to be a smooth operator to get a car to 150% of EPA MPG.
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