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Old 06-15-2019, 10:24 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by rmay635703 View Post
Slower the better, top speed 45, acceleration through careful up shifting (no throttle) when possible eoc to stops. EOC through roundabouts
Roundabouts help FE greatly when empty and are worse than a light when busy

This car hates closely spaced stops
Oh the joys of having a manual. My autotragic Civic was limited to one 60 mpg trip on the highway....with a tailwind...55 mph max...never to be repeated lol.

I hear ya on the roundabouts though, my college campus is filled with them and they can either be good or one royal PITA.
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