Go Back   EcoModder Forum > EcoModding > General Efficiency Discussion
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-13-2013, 09:08 AM   #1 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
Joggernot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Texas
Posts: 384
Thanks: 1,204
Thanked 96 Times in 79 Posts
Sweet Spot for...

I haven't been able to find the engine curves for my two vehicles. Is there a source that has the engine curves? My goal is to find the "sweet spot" of the engine/transmission combination.

Joggernot

PS: I apologize if this is the wrong place to post this.

  Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Old 07-13-2013, 02:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
jedi_sol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Tustin, CA
Posts: 929

2013 STi *SOLD* - '13 Subaru Impreza WRX STi
Subaru
Sports Cars
Team Turbocharged!
90 day: 26.59 mpg (US)

1996 Geo Metro *RETIRED from Ecomodding* - '96 Geo Metro Base
90 day: 58.68 mpg (US)
Thanks: 368
Thanked 378 Times in 236 Posts
Try doing a search in the ecomodder wiki page, there is an entry for bsfc for many different types of cars. You can also just search regular ecomodder.com for the phrase "bsfc" to get more tips.

Typically it's more efficient to accelerate at 80% load in a higher gear vs downshifting to a lowe gear while having higher rpm.

__________________







See the rest of the Sti project log:
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...log-26612.html
  Reply With Quote
Reply  Post New Thread


Thread Tools




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com