Skip to content

The Grand Gas experiment of 2008, Part 2

July 6, 2008
tags: , ,

Just a quick update, for noone, really. Like I said in the previous post, I’ve been making an effort to drive less like a maniac (ie, not get on the gas too much, don’t get into boost, etc.) The previous mpg for driving like a maniac was 15.7 mpg. I’ve had to fill up twice since then, and the mileage, while still not great, is much better. First fillup was 17.9 mpg, and the most recent fillup was 18.1 mpg.

I ran some rough numbers, and an extra 2 mpg saves me something like $450/year. Not great, but it’s better than nothing! More experiments to follow (mainly flashing the ECU).

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: