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How many mpg do you get?

i have been so fascinated with miles per gallon on cars for so long. my first Honda Accord V6 was starting to get low mileage after its 11 years. and my current Honda V6 gets roughly: 27 mpg mostly highway. i don't know if this sux or what. seems low for a new car, but i do love driving it anyway. i am gonna try the Econ button. not sure what it does, but want to see if it makes a difference.

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Re: How many mpg do you get?

34 mpg in the Summer

30 to 31 mpg in the Winter


Thanks <strike>Obama</strike> Ethanol!
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

My 2012 Mazda 3 (non-skyactive) shows my average is about 23 MPG. It's a mix of mostly city and local driving, with a little bit of highway and toll.
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16-18 mpg city
26-28 mpg highway

Not too good, but my car is old as shit though. It's going on 15 years old now. I only paid $6,000 for it when I bought it. It's probably only worth a couple hundred bucks now.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

2013 Sonata...right around 20 city, which is the majority of my driving. Quite a bit better on the highway, but not sure exactly what as that's not my day-to-day.
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15-ish....if I'm lucky. Ford F-150 SuperCab 4x4 V-8.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

55-60 mpg, depending on traffic, speed, etc. 2011 Golf TDI.
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2013 Honda Civic = 31 MPG

side note - I like the digital dashboard
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

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55-60 mpg, depending on traffic, speed, etc. 2011 Golf TDI.
How many gallons is ur tank? That's bat shit insane!
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55-60 mpg, depending on traffic, speed, etc. 2011 Golf TDI.
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How many gallons is ur tank? That's bat shit insane!
His car is a diesel.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

34 MPG, mix of city and highway, 2012 Ford Fiesta.
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47-52 Prius.
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Average around 25, can get it up to 28 or so if it's a lot of highway driving and I baby it. Plus my car can't calculate MPG for shit. It's always 1-3 miles less than what I calculate manually.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

14 around town, maybe 17 on the highway
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Around 18mpg in my old Mustang.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

2002 Saturn SC2, 25 mpg city/highway average. If I drive a long highway trip I can get 30, I've gotten as little as 23 but typically 25.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

I've been on the internet way too long. I saw the thread title as asking about .mpg files.
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2015 Fit - 31 pure street driving. Hit 37 mpg on a 280 mile run to vegas with traffic.

This is without the ECO on.

2007 Pilot - 15 street/18 - 20 hwy
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You really aren't going to learn anything here

I get anywhere from 12 to 45 depending on which vehicle I am in, how I am driving it, traffic and weather conditions.

colder weather = worse MPG
shorter trips = less mpg
more flooring the gas pedal = less mpg
really bad traffic = less MPG
excessive speeding = less mpg

warmer weather = better mpg
longer highway road trips = more mpg
gently on the gas pedal at all times = more mpg
no traffic = more mpg
not going over 55mph = more mpg
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

I got a volt this year
Im averaging 65mpg this winter but it was in the high 80s in the summer
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

Originally Posted by crazyronin View Post
34 mpg in the Summer

30 to 31 mpg in the Winter


Thanks <strike>Obama</strike> Ethanol!
You can get real gas during the summer? Awesome!

30 mpg in the Saab, 21 mpg in the station wagon. They both dropped about 15% due to ethanol.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

2011 CR-Z Hadn't thought to break it out by season but so far this year (and overall since I've had it) I'm at 38-40.
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

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How many gallons is ur tank? That's bat shit insane!
13 gal

2 door diesel
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

~22 MPG Daily driving.
~28 MPG Highway

2012 Chevy Camaro (V6)
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Re: How many mpg do you get?

14.7 in my 2014 Expedition

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