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TBD: 2017 Toyota Corolla LE
Displacement: 1.8 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Curb weight: 2870 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0.29
Frontal area: 22.5 sq.ft.
Description: I'm pretty bad about quantifying gains, and I don't have a MPG-sympathetic route to work any longer; it's all City. My mods are small, and taken singularly, probably insignificant. However, I'm taking a pretty conservative route (conservative inasmuch as my mods should produce results and not the opposite) and hoping that taken together, they'll produce a "death by 1000 cuts" affect.
2017 Toyota Corolla LLE aero mods
Current Mods: >>Slightly modified LE Eco trunk spoiler (sharper trailing edge)
>>Right rear parachute bumper closeout panel
>>Purchased LE Eco front underfloor (splash shield)
>>Small grill blocker, asymmetrical (RH side only), in middle radiator inlet. This blocker also has a lead-in directly to the radiator
>>Underfloor covers ahead of front tire spats to eliminate ugly-aero concavity
>>Added small underbody in-fill panel in area where underside tow hook used to reside.
Planned Mods: In no particular order:
>>Proper radiator inlet ducting?
>>Flush wheel covers
>>Covers for faux fog-light area
>>Clean up front lower suspension control arm (fill hole, add round leading edge and trailing edge)?
>>Further modifications to rear spoiler
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Last 3 tanks
View Fuel Log Last updated: Jul 31, 2020
(Created: 2019-04-18 21:48:36 / Modified: 2020-08-03 06:31:11)