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post #21 of 707 (permalink) Old 10-15-2007, 09:31 AM
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My last tank was 27.6 mpg/ Can. gal.
Dirt back roads and highway.
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post #22 of 707 (permalink) Old 10-15-2007, 11:30 AM
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My first tank was 20.7 all city ,4 miles to work and back , car now has 725.00 miles
last tank 22.1 , I only live 4 miles down the road so I won't know any highway mpg
for quite some time ,when my wife start driving it she drives 38 miles one way to
work , mixed driving , should be 25 -27 ? , Craig.

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Just drop about 1000 km to see friends and the highway gas mileage was about 28mpg at 110/kph.

When I am in town with 85% street miles, I get about 22mpg.

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we did a trip this weekend and I averaged 30.3mpg according the the car-puter. I attributed it to the fresh wax job I had done Saturday morning!
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Hey it must have cut the Cd to 0.29??? Gotta wax mine this weekend.
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Canadian Imp. gallon is more than U.S. gallon. Should do better, but since you say some of the miles is backroads, that might account for lower mileage.
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According to my trip computer, I am getting 23.1 mpg. First 70 miles or so was all highway, from Colorado Springs to Denver, and I was getting 25mpg or so, but after a 100 miles in town, I am showing 23.1.

I will post again when I actually fill up and calculate my mixed mileage.
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post #27 of 707 (permalink) Old 10-26-2007, 12:31 PM
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According to my trip computer, I've been averaging 24.0 since I've gotten the car (about a month ago). On a recent roadtrip that included some high speeds, it averaged 26.5 according to the computer.

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With a mix of 75% city and 25% hi-way driving in my 2.5Liter 01 Outback i get 9LTS/100KM (about 26 (US) MPG), on standard fuel.
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With my XT set in Sport or Smart mode I tend to get about 25-27 mpg on the highway (very hilly and mountainous areas included)
In Boone (small town) I tend to get about 20 mpg. That is never really driving more than 5 miles in a trip and allowing proper warm up time.
When I am in Charlotte (bigger city) I get about 22-24 mpg.

Overall in 2000 miles I have averaged 22.4 on the computer and 22.1 when I calculate it out. Most of my miles have been in the small town of Boone. My driving has been 60% small town and 40% highway.
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19mpg
My 01 H6 3.0 has a 17 gallon tank (though Ive never put in 16 gallons, even when completely empty) use 92octane, and I get 320 miles consistantly to the tank, in daily stop-and-go traffic so that comes out to a measly 19ish mpg. One of the most dissappointing things about my OB...
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