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Old 10-06-2018, 12:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello from an Insight driver in Colorado!

Just joined up after seeing this site pointed out on InsightCentral. I picked up a 2002 Insight last February and have been enjoying the 70 mpg fillups since! My average over last 5500 miles since I bought it is showing 73.5, seems like it is slightly optimistic compared to conputed numbers, but I can't really say I'm disappointed!

My former daily driver was a 1993 Trooper. By driving carefully I managed to get mileage in the low 20's, so the Insight really stands out.

My wife liked those numbers, so in August I picked up a 2000 Insight for her! We're keeping her 4Runner for extra bad WX and extra seats needed trips.

I guess we've jumped in with both feet!

Looks like I've got some reading to do here...

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Old 10-06-2018, 12:30 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Welcome to the site! Nice vehicle selection.
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Old 10-06-2018, 04:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Welcome to Ecomodder! Insights are great vehicles; I hope to join the family of Insight owners sometime myself.
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My trips driving the stock, non-ecomodded family minivan. Mostly highway driving. I generally average 30 city, 33 highway with it.

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Old 10-11-2018, 07:37 AM   #4 (permalink)
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My former daily driver was a 1993 Trooper.
Such a radical switch. But anyway, what were the reasons leading you to that move?

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