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Old 02-28-2009, 12:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Movies with instant fuel consumption

Hallo!
I'm very interested about car consumption on real road and depend on upgrade road, downhill grade, plane atc.
I searching more videos with instant fuel consumption in cars.
I found just couple video on youtube with Prius, Yaris and Octavia.
Can someone help me, when get another and longer videos from real driving with showing instant consumption. I search more than 1 min video.


I have two Scan gauge for my car, but not installed yet.

Thx.

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Old 02-28-2009, 12:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Hello, noxman -

I have not made any videos, but have recorded fuel consumption on a level road at various speeds in cars with a 1.0L and 1.8L gasoline engines and manual transmissions.

See http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...atic-6710.html

and Speed kills: testing MPH vs. MPG in top gear - MetroMPG.com

These were both done on level roads. Readings were not "instant", but averages taken over a distance > 1km, and then repeated in the return direction.

Other EcoModder members have done similar runs with other vehicles.
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Old 02-28-2009, 12:40 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I have also recorded data for a 3.5L V6 (automatic transmission) at various speeds, but haven't posted the results yet.
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Hi MetroMPG!

Thank you for answering and helpfully links.
My record average consumption to work was 4.5/100 km at 80km distance.
Road was broken terrain with more city traffic (50km/h) and upgrade road, downhill grade.

Interesting was, that wasn't so economy drive like another time.

Now in winter here i have average 6l/100km with another 3 people in car.

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