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Old 12-11-2017, 02:29 PM   #8 (permalink)
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The cruising rpms are on the high side on this little 1.2L. Just a bit over 3000 at 70 mph. Not as bad as it could be, but it could be better, and it is if you buy one in Europe. They come with a little taller gearing over there.

The CVT is arguably MUCH better at keeping the RPMs down as the data shows.

Current project: Adding regenerative braking to the Mirage
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