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Owner: Crono
Blazing Glory: 2007 Yamaha C3
Displacement: 0.049 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Transmission: CVT
Curb weight: 198 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0
Frontal area: 0 sq.ft.
Description: Cute little thing, good for zooming around town. Blazing top speeds of up to 60km/hr. Apparently you can actually get 115mpg if you drive at 40km/hr or so, but that kind of sucks. Insurance is expiring in a few days and I haven't really driven it enough this year to justify renewing it. Honestly, the 60km/hr top speed is really a good part of why I don't drive it much, tends to leave me in quite a few places with cars impatiently tailing me. (Not to mention we get as much rain as a rainforest in winter here)

Still, with a vedder-style aero mod, this thing could probably do a much better clip and/or get even better mileage. It really has potential.

It's also too bad I can't "shift" this thing into neutral. Coasting would really help mileage, I imagine.
Build Thread:
Current Mods: None

Planned Mods: I'd like to do some aero ecomods on this guy, but I'm not really the super mechanically inclined/trailblaze a path to glory type. This thing has a lot of potential, though.
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
EPA city 115 mpg(US)
EPA highway 0 mpg(US)
EPA combined 115 mpg(US)

Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Lifetime 103.09 mpg(US)
Last 3 tanks 107.28 mpg(US)
90 days 108.96 mpg(US)
View Fuel Log
Last updated: Feb 05, 2010

(Created: 2008-07-30 17:24:47 / Modified: 2010-02-05 16:13:02)

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