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Owner: TimV
SUVcruiser: 2007 Ssangyong Kyron 2.0 XDI
Displacement: 2 L
Fuel type: diesel
Transmission: manual
Curb weight: 4190 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0.4
Frontal area: 30 sq.ft.
Instrumentation: ScanGauge
Description: Fuel log data is handcalculated at the pump. I fill the tank every time up until i see the fuel at the top of the hose. So fill ups are with a verry small error. Scangauge is set up and is accurate within 3%.

Money saved in 2013 (start to ecomodder): 100
Money saved in 2014: 460
Money saved in 2015: 665
Money saved in 2016: 580 (did les km)

Total money invested: 2345
Total savings: 1805

Savings of: -540
Build Thread: Dieselboy getting his goal with his heavy SUV!
Current Mods: -changed driving style
-driving or gliding in neutral as much as possible and slowing down way early in biggest gear in dfcu as much as possible
-installed scangauge to monitor fuel consumption
-installed second scangauge to monitor engine load, coolant temperature, air intake temperature and battery voltage
-installed boost gauge to get in every gear same ammount of boost while accelerating
-chiptuning to get more power. Now i use more power in lower rpm witch increases efficiency
-3 times bigger intercooler
-upper grill block until temperature reach 25 degrees Celcius
-front wheel wind deflectors
-100W 12V carterpan oil heater (120W @14,5V with thermostat of 80 degrees Celcius)
- 400W inline coolant heater with 3 glow plugs

Planned Mods: -converting belt driven coolingfan to electric fan
-sealing big holes in the front bellypan
-compleating full belly pan
-adding rear wheel boat tails
-adding wind deflectors at rear tires
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
EPA city 22.83 mpg(US)
EPA highway 34 mpg(US)
EPA combined 29 mpg(US)

Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Lifetime 39.25 mpg(US)
Last 3 tanks 41.89 mpg(US)
90 days 42.55 mpg(US)
View Fuel Log
Last updated: Dec 22, 2017

(Created: 2014-04-09 11:13:51 / Modified: 2017-12-22 15:18:01)

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