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Old 06-24-2021, 07:43 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by jakobnev View Post
Time for an intervention...
You do seem to have a strange attraction to bare bones 3 cylinder econoboxes. Metro/Swift/Mirage. Or perhaps you have just stayed true to your values while some of us have embraced bigger, heavier, more powerful and feature laden transportation options.
60 mpg hwy highest, 50+mpg lifetime
TDi=fast frugal fun

Originally Posted by freebeard View Post
The power needed to push an object through a fluid increases as the cube of the velocity. Mechanical friction increases as the square, so increasing speed requires progressively more power.
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