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  1. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    A fill-up for me is usually 9.5-9.8 gallons and lasts me about 600 miles ( ten days ). I never stuff the tank. I let the pump click...

    May 18, 2022 at 6:11 PM
  2. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread 2013 Elantra vs. 2016 Elantra, Wheel Wells.

    Any recreational driving for me is on the Grom.

    May 18, 2022 at 6:07 PM
  3. EdwinTheMagnificent liked litesong's post in the thread 2013 Elantra vs. 2016 Elantra, Wheel Wells.

    Took the 2013 auto Elantra for a drive to Eastern Washington. Very sweet. I’m happy that my wife didn’t like the Big Tires, because they...

    May 18, 2022 at 11:27 AM
  4. EdwinTheMagnificent liked Gord's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Going home Friday via another charity shop, 60°F. 18.9 miles - 195 Wh/mi or 5.1 Mi/kWh Charity shop to home, 62°F: 1.3 miles - 302 Wh/mi...

    May 18, 2022 at 11:23 AM
  5. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Today , 58 deg F in Naperville , 55 in Elk Grove. Wind E7. 33.3 miles , fcd = 65.5 x .943 = 61.8 MPG

    May 18, 2022 at 11:22 AM
  6. EdwinTheMagnificent liked litesong's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Now comes the important question. Can your Grom take a BIGGER, TALLER BACK TIRE? With such, it might break 60MPH!!!! :eek:

    May 18, 2022 at 11:21 AM
  7. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Hyundai's U.S. President and CEO Dave Zuchowski Leaves.

    Well , yeah. I would still like to be married. But now my eyes are wide open. In 1978 they were not.

    May 17, 2022 at 11:33 AM
  8. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Makes good sense. Today , 53 deg F in Naperville , 51 in Elk Grove. Wind NE8. 33.3 miles , fcd = 62.2 x .943 = 58.6 MPG. Grom ( 1st...

    May 17, 2022 at 11:29 AM
  9. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Hyundai's U.S. President and CEO Dave Zuchowski Leaves.

    I also need to build up as much as posssible in my IRA and 401K accounts , because I need to pay $1000/month to my ex-wife indefinitely....

    May 16, 2022 at 6:22 PM
  10. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Hyundai's U.S. President and CEO Dave Zuchowski Leaves.

    I want to to work another year or two. I don't have a firm expiration , I mean retirement date.

    May 16, 2022 at 11:30 AM
  11. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Today , 52 deg F in Lombard and Elk Grove. 2022 Honda Grom shows 158 MPG on its fcd. It's a nice little motorcycle.

    May 16, 2022 at 11:27 AM
  12. EdwinTheMagnificent liked litesong's post in the thread 2013 Elantra vs. 2016 Elantra, Wheel Wells.

    Again, redneck pickup drivers like air pollution, until they get a case of lung cancer. :eek: CleanMPG drivers do not like to cause air...

    May 14, 2022 at 3:06 PM
  13. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread 2013 Elantra vs. 2016 Elantra, Wheel Wells.

    You can rig a device that sprays a little diesel fuel in the exhaust system. The resulting cloud of black smoke is known as "rollin'...

    May 14, 2022 at 11:45 AM
  14. EdwinTheMagnificent replied to the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Today , 65 deg F in Naperville and Elk Grove. Wind W4. 33.2 miles , fcd = 66.6 x .943 = 62.8 MPG.

    May 14, 2022 at 11:42 AM