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Old 02-27-2009, 10:01 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by some_other_dave View Post
All that said, I still think that the most efficient cruising RPM for any gasoline-powered car out there is "as low as you are comfortable with".
Yup, that's been my experience with every car I've driven with a ScanGauge or factory fuel consumption instrumentation.
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