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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-01-03, 04:35 PM Thread Starter
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I am chasing some fuel ecomomy reports from anyone who has any from driving an XR6 Turbo.
City driving especially

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I'm getting a little over 14 litres per 100 ks in a manual ute. Mostly city driving, but it's canberra, so a lot easyer on fuel than other citys.

Check THIS thread for a few more peoples experiences.
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i got a mnual turbo ute, highway driving going from geelong to melbourne and back i can get my average down to the 14's... driving around geelong not flogging it i can get maybe 16 and if i flog it around town i can get anything between 18 - 24 over a tank load...
usually i find at the end of a tank i'm around the 17 mark
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15.6L/100km ave speed 40km/hr XRT ute (mountain/city)
14.2L/100km ave speed 48km/hr XRT sedan (country/city)

forced induction at 7000rpm .... it says it all

xr6t ute (289rwkw and fast) & blown Mustang Cobra (347 rwkw and faster)
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with over 5000k's on the dial, I'm getting between 12.65 to 14.1 kilometres to the litre. T sedan auto tranny, excited driver, all suburban driving.
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