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

    I wasn’t sure what the official EPA figure was for my Tesla Model 3 Long Range but according to Electrek, it’s 4 miles per kilowatt...

    May 20, 2022 at 10:03 PM
  2. Gord liked RedylC94's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Oops, I meant multiplied by the factor (to oversimplify a bit). Anyone who can't beat the EPA highway figure divided by 0.78 under...

    May 20, 2022 at 9:51 PM
  3. Gord liked litesong's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Leadfooters will never beat featherfooters past the gas pump……unless the featherfooter is dragging an anchor……make that 2 anchors.

    May 20, 2022 at 9:51 PM
  4. Gord liked litesong's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Bill posted: I don't understand why the EPA numbers are so misunderstood... /////// RedylC94 posted: ... I never cease to be amazed how...

    May 20, 2022 at 9:51 PM
  5. Gord liked RedylC94's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Right. I never cease to be amazed how clever humans can be, or how dumb. The EPA highway number is effectively a realistic best-case...

    May 20, 2022 at 9:51 PM
  6. Gord liked BillLin's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Excellent!

    May 20, 2022 at 9:51 PM
  7. Gord replied to the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Back home last night via usual Thursday detour #2 to meet sister at care home and visit mum, 66°F: 19.5 miles - 179 Wh/mi or 5.6 Mi/kWh...

    May 20, 2022 at 5:37 PM
  8. Gord liked BillLin's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    I don't understand why the EPA numbers are so misunderstood... Any single number representing a vehicle's fuel efficiency is going to...

    May 20, 2022 at 5:37 PM
  9. Gord liked BillLin's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Or at least, "Your mileage may vary."

    May 20, 2022 at 5:37 PM
  10. Gord liked litesong's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    I drive used, over-sized tires & discovered my MPG goes up! Not because the tread was low, but because the tire diameters were greater....

    May 20, 2022 at 5:36 PM
  11. Gord liked EdwinTheMagnificent's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    What does the Monroney say ? YOUR MILEAGE MAY VARY.

    May 20, 2022 at 5:36 PM
  12. Gord liked MaxxMPG's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    As I recall, where they ran into difficulty is in providing coastdown data for the cars being tested by the EPA. Manufacturers run...

    May 20, 2022 at 5:36 PM
  13. Gord liked litesong's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Its not funny. The nay-sayers & lead-footers hired lots of fast-talkin’ lawyers & no one from CleanMPG showed up at the trials to say...

    May 20, 2022 at 5:35 PM
  14. Gord liked BillLin's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Maybe "they" should return the settlement money to Hyundai/Kia? :D

    May 20, 2022 at 5:35 PM
  15. Gord liked litesong's post in the thread Month of May 2022 (Nat’l Avg $4.187).

    Some people sued Hyundai & Kia for NOT getting the advertised MPG…..& won. But, our advertised 2008 32MPG Accent got as high as 48MPG,...

    May 20, 2022 at 5:35 PM