Re: Which model is best for me
"Huw" <hedydd[nospam]@tiscali.co.uk> wrote in message
> "stuart adair" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> 4.54 litres to the gallon = 13.2 gallons.
>> 120 miles / 13.2 gallons = 9 mpg
>> I know its a V8 but there has got to be something wrong at 9 mpg
> Sounds about right for a gas converted V8 doesn't it.
> I never much bettered 9mpg with my 2.25litre petrol series lll.
Disco II V8 auto, average running around local (no city or traffic jams)
Towing a 18' caravan from the north of Scotland to Cornwall and back 5 weeks
These figures are tank-to-tank averages, consistent and accurate, and they
amazed me. I never expected to get that sort of mpg out of this vehicle,
especially when towing! I think what makes the biggest difference with the
V8 is simply how hard you accelerate in town use, pulling away from