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Old 05-30-2012, 10:36 AM
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ocean 38
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Originally Posted by SeaJay View Post
What gets me is many of those folks are doing it to be green, use less fuel and save the environment (to each their own).

However, they would be saving an additional 10 or more percent if they just slowed down, no quick accelerations, keep to the speed limit, no speeding into stop signs, etc. Form over function.
I totally agree with you, the myth that you need a smart car to save fuel is a joke,. on the british top gear they did a test of small smart car and a bmw m5 with a 4.2 litre gas v8, with both cars going around the test track at 50 mph and take a guess which car burnt less fuel
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