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Old 07-07-2016, 09:27 AM   #30 (permalink)
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Location: Indiana
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The Van - '95 Chevy Astro Cl V8 Swapped
Team Chevy
90 day: 10.75 mpg (US)

The new bike - '17 Kawasaki Versys X 300 abs
90 day: 59.04 mpg (US)

The Mercury - '95 Mercury Tracer Trio
Team Ford
90 day: 37.79 mpg (US)
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I have a 95 Astro and after reading your story I was looking at specs on your car (stock) and we have, or had, the same wieght, transmission (4L60E), engine, almost, I have 4.3 v6 yours had a 4.3 v8 option, and same towing rating. I wanted to just be able to get 30 mpg highway. I think with our vehicles being fairly similar and you getting 43-46 mpg I should be able to hit 30 with mine, despite it being less aerodynamic. Im planning on doing aeromods though. I would like to do a manual swap but that'd be a long ways away.
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