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Old 11-22-2022, 03:05 AM   #71 (permalink)
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What about the influence to the weight bias? Might give quite a classic Porsche feeling while loaded

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Old 11-22-2022, 03:31 AM   #72 (permalink)
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What about the influence to the weight bias? Might give quite a classic Porsche feeling while loaded
Nothing like a little rear-wanting-to-be-front and snap oversteer.
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Nothing like a little rear-wanting-to-be-front and snap oversteer.
Just like those Brazilian-made replicas of the MG TD built around VW Beetle frames for instance. Well, as the MX-5 is often pointed out as some sort of spiritual reinterpretation of the classic British featherweight roadster, that might be the most accurate comparison...
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Bring a Ute, they said.

Averaged around 6.0L/100km, or 39mpg.




Beyond that, fuel economy averages have been improving. I haven't isolated variables, but the red line indicates where I installed the underbody paneling. The weather is also warming up, and there's less rain. My driving conditions may also not be 1:1.

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Got some mild mud flaps installed which should have zero impact on aerodynamics. Also ordered some LEDs, a delete kit for the DVD player (enlarges the behind-seats glove box), as well as what's necessary to flash the infotainment system to install more apps (such as a better fuel economy tracker). I'm pricing out some wheels, but the prices are rather shocking.

Otherwise just enjoying December.




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