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Old 05-06-2016, 02:10 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
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Last 3: 70.09 mpg (US)

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90 day: 53.56 mpg (US)

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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: 58.34 mpg (US)
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Originally Posted by jamesqf View Post
So how's this a problem? Just leave the oil in the ground until you need it.
Can't afford to leave it in the ground. Gotta cover your fixed costs! Ironically, the lower the price, the more you've got to pump to break even.

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U.S. active oil rigs declined again.

U.S. oil production is now -8% from its peak last summer.
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