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Owner: TrikeKid
The ClownCar: 1991 Geo Metro Base
Displacement: 1 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Transmission: manual
Curb weight: 1506 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0.32
Frontal area: 0 sq.ft.
Instrumentation: factory installed
Description: Winter beater/college commuter, 12mpg muscle car was just beating me up too badly on gas. Lookin' cool does jack squat if I don't have the money to get anywhere.
Build Thread:
Current Mods: Interior gutted except for drivers seat, which is now a lighter plastic race style seat. Have an old Toyota pickup bucket that I throw in for a passenger seat on the weekend.

Free flowing exhaust and slight tweaks to the factory intake to smooth air flow.

Planned Mods: Fix the burned exhaust valves so I have decent compression, more power will mean less matted to the floor driving, and that the mixture going in will actually burn instead of slipping past the valve.

H&R Lowering springs, dual purpose mod as it gets me down out of the wind that much more, and makes it more fun for me to drive

Chassis bracing-More for the fun to drive than anything, but hey, keeping my momentum up in the corners instead of speeding up then slowing down has to help economy, right?
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
EPA city 37 mpg(US)
EPA highway 45 mpg(US)
EPA combined 40 mpg(US)

Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Lifetime 0 mpg(US)
Last 3 tanks 0 mpg(US)
90 days No data entered

(Created: 2009-11-24 01:20:31 / Modified: 2009-11-24 01:20:31)

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