Go Back   EcoModder Forum > Forum News & Feedback
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-11-2017, 11:16 PM   #691 (permalink)
Eco Sol
 
Shortie771's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Paradise, TX
Posts: 343

Lola - '11 Honda CR-Z EX
90 day: 42.95 mpg (US)
Thanks: 24
Thanked 88 Times in 52 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by FordMan View Post
Old or not, the wheel cover looks factory!
Thanks. I just spray painted it with some filler primer I had. Probably needs a clear coat to shine it up some and help keep it from peeling.

__________________




Best Tank = 42.72 mpg (in the 94 Del Sol)

CR-Z Current Mods:
Max Sidewall PSI
  Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Old 06-11-2018, 06:27 PM   #692 (permalink)
Ol' Skooler
 
jcp123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Tyler, TX
Posts: 1,163

Beater Echo - '00 Toyota Echo
90 day: 42.67 mpg (US)

Hondizzle - '97 Honda Civic DX
Team Honda
90 day: 46.51 mpg (US)
Thanks: 66
Thanked 196 Times in 167 Posts
Question: should I join? At 45.5mpg currently, I will pull your standings down. With the overwhelming majority of my miles being freeway transits, I definitely have an upper limit to what I can achieve. In the summer it looks like I can push 50mpg (last tank was 49.5 calculated, a PR for this car and second all-time to a 50+ in my Echo), but that's about the best I can see myself doing. We do have long, abusively hot summers here where I can establish a string of good tanks. On the other hand, I would raise your % over EPA...what say you?
__________________



'97 Honda Civic DX Coupe 5MT
'00 Echo - dead 2/17
'14 Chrysler Town + Country - the better half's car
'67 Mustang Convertible - gone 1/17
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2018, 08:01 PM   #693 (permalink)
Not Doug
 
Xist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Show Low, AZ
Posts: 9,673

Chorizo - '00 Honda Civic HX, baby! :D
90 day: 35.35 mpg (US)

Mid-Life Crisis Fighter - '99 Honda Accord LX
90 day: 31.32 mpg (US)
Thanks: 6,531
Thanked 1,863 Times in 1,414 Posts
I got a whole 30.6 MPG in my last tank! I am totally joining!

Wait, I actually need to join, right?

Lame effort...
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2018, 10:17 PM   #694 (permalink)
Cyborg ECU
 
California98Civic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Coastal Southern California
Posts: 5,944

Black and Green - '98 Honda Civic DX Coupe
Team Honda
90 day: 66.42 mpg (US)

Black and Red - '00 Nashbar Custom built eBike
90 day: 3671.43 mpg (US)
Thanks: 2,228
Thanked 1,930 Times in 1,316 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xist View Post
I got a whole 30.6 MPG in my last tank! I am totally joining! ...
The honored tradition of Team Honda, since the venerable Brucepick set up this thread and perhaps since the dawn of time, has been that all Hondas are welcome without qualification. May the great spaghetti monster bless your efforts...
__________________
See my car's mod & maintenance thread and my electric bicycle's thread for ongoing projects. I will rebuild Black and Green over decades as parts die, until it becomes a different car of roughly the same shape and color. My minimum fuel economy goal is 55 mpg while averaging posted speed limits. I generally top 60 mpg. See also my Honda manual transmission specs thread.



  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to California98Civic For This Useful Post:
jcp123 (06-12-2018)
Old 06-12-2018, 12:21 AM   #695 (permalink)
Ol' Skooler
 
jcp123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Tyler, TX
Posts: 1,163

Beater Echo - '00 Toyota Echo
90 day: 42.67 mpg (US)

Hondizzle - '97 Honda Civic DX
Team Honda
90 day: 46.51 mpg (US)
Thanks: 66
Thanked 196 Times in 167 Posts
One of the best answers to any question I have ever heard...I am totally joining. Spaghetti monster helped.

EDIT: took you guys below Team Chevy. Sorry.
__________________



'97 Honda Civic DX Coupe 5MT
'00 Echo - dead 2/17
'14 Chrysler Town + Country - the better half's car
'67 Mustang Convertible - gone 1/17

Last edited by jcp123; 06-12-2018 at 12:55 AM..
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to jcp123 For This Useful Post:
California98Civic (06-13-2018)
Old 06-12-2018, 10:01 PM   #696 (permalink)
Tyrant-at-large
 
Vman455's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Champaign, IL
Posts: 1,610

Little Red - retired - '05 Honda Civic EX
90 day: 49.03 mpg (US)

Pope Pious the Prius - '13 Toyota Prius Two
Team Toyota
SUV
90 day: 58.28 mpg (US)
Thanks: 175
Thanked 1,398 Times in 732 Posts
Wow, I forgot the Team Competition existed. Remember when Team Honda had 30+ members?
__________________

  Reply With Quote
Old 06-12-2018, 11:09 PM   #697 (permalink)
Cyborg ECU
 
California98Civic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Coastal Southern California
Posts: 5,944

Black and Green - '98 Honda Civic DX Coupe
Team Honda
90 day: 66.42 mpg (US)

Black and Red - '00 Nashbar Custom built eBike
90 day: 3671.43 mpg (US)
Thanks: 2,228
Thanked 1,930 Times in 1,316 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vman455 View Post
Wow, I forgot the Team Competition existed. Remember when Team Honda had 30+ members?
Yes, I do! But EM use seems down in general in recent years.
__________________
See my car's mod & maintenance thread and my electric bicycle's thread for ongoing projects. I will rebuild Black and Green over decades as parts die, until it becomes a different car of roughly the same shape and color. My minimum fuel economy goal is 55 mpg while averaging posted speed limits. I generally top 60 mpg. See also my Honda manual transmission specs thread.



  Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-2018, 02:24 AM   #698 (permalink)
In the fasting lane
 
RedDevil's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Nieuwegein, the Netherlands
Posts: 3,723

Red Devil - '11 Honda Insight Elegance
Team Honda
90 day: 55.45 mpg (US)

It - '09 Hyundai I10 Active Cool
Team Hyundai
90 day: 28.5 mpg (US)
Thanks: 1,504
Thanked 2,040 Times in 1,312 Posts
Team Honda is the only team with more than 3 members

We need to do something to revive the competition
__________________
2011 Honda Insight + HID, LEDs, tiny PV panel, extra brake pad return springs, neutral wheel alignment, 44/42 PSI (air), PHEV light (inop), tightened wheel nut.
lifetime FE over 0.16 Gmeter or 0.1 Mmile.



Most people are in the longest queue.
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-2018, 08:23 AM   #699 (permalink)
Rat Racer
 
Fat Charlie's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Route 16
Posts: 3,869

Al the Third, year four - '13 Honda Fit Base
Team Honda
90 day: 42.9 mpg (US)
Thanks: 1,611
Thanked 1,740 Times in 1,123 Posts
Mine dropped off because I stopped updating my fuel log.

Sorry.
__________________

Quote:
Originally Posted by sheepdog44 View Post
Transmission type Efficiency
Manual neutral engine off.100% @MPG <----- Fun Fact.
Manual 1:1 gear ratio .......98%
CVT belt ............................88%
Automatic .........................86%

  Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2018, 08:18 PM   #700 (permalink)
Slushbox ecomodder
 
Fit_is_slo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: North Georgia
Posts: 22

SloFit - '08 Honda Fit Sport
Team Honda
90 day: 36.63 mpg (US)

4Runner - '02 Toyota 4runner SR5 4WD
Team Toyota

Nissan Hardbody - '96 Nissan D21 Hardbody
90 day: 25.1 mpg (US)
Thanks: 36
Thanked 3 Times in 1 Post
E85 fuel logs probably aren't helping team Hondas numbers

__________________

  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