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Old 24th October 2009, 17:25   #1921
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Car - ANHC (Jun'09)
Condition - ~2.5k on the ODO and 2 services completed
Driving - Only City Driving till Date (Itching to take it on a long drive)
AC - 60 to 70%
No of Passenngers - Mostly 2
Commute - 80% Home to Office which is always peak hour B2B traffic. 20% weekend drive around the city with moderate traffic conditions
Avg Mileage (calculated Tank-full to Tank-full) - 11 Kmpl
Although the indicator always shows around 13
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Old 25th October 2009, 21:27   #1922
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Car : Swift VDi
Number of passengers : mostly 3
ODO : 4.3k

Running mainly include short distance drives and ocassional highway drives

Fuel Efficiency : Overall 18.5 with 50 % AC
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Old 25th October 2009, 21:38   #1923
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Fiat GP 1.3MJD
Odo @ 6000km.
AC on for the entire duration.
FE overall- 14.8
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Old 26th October 2009, 12:13   #1924
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Car: Palio 1.2 Sport
Run: 490 km
Fuel: 32.58 ltr
City/HWay: 40/60
AC: 60%
Avg: 15.03 kmpl
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Old 3rd November 2009, 14:39   #1925
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It has been a while since I posted this. I have not had time to log in over the past 3 weeks, hence the delay. I have the figures ready and will post them this evening.

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Apologies once more on this delayed response. Post the 20k kms service of my Alto, I embarked on a mission to check what is the best FE i could get from a tankful of normal unleaded petrol in a city run.

And so here are the figures. On 32.59 litres of Shell Unleaded petrol, the Alto chugged along in the city for 657 kms averaging 20.16 kmpl.

This FE was achieved without the use of the a/c. On a recent trip to Masinagudi and back, the Alto gave a FE of 21.04 kmpl with the a/c on about 40% of the 686 kms driven.

I have no reasons to complain

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And so here are the figures. On 32.59 litres of Shell Unleaded petrol, the Alto chugged along in the city for 657 kms averaging 20.16 kmpl.

This FE was achieved without the use of the a/c. On a recent trip to Masinagudi and back, the Alto gave a FE of 21.04 kmpl with the a/c on about 40% of the 686 kms driven.

I have no reasons to complain

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Excellent FE figures, gpa, and that too, under gruelling driving conditions in Bangalore. The best FE figures I've ever managed to extract was 22 kmpl. My alto regularly hovers around the 19-21 mark, which is better than the 18.1 kmpl figure that MUL itself advertises for the Alto.

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Old 13th November 2009, 14:21   #1927
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Car: Ritz Vxi
City: Bangalore
Overall average so far: 13.5 kmpl

* Mostly driven in city (only ~ 200 kms on highway, out of ~ 1600).
* AC switched on 80% of the time. If it's hot, AC is always on.
* Engine is switched off at most of the signals.
* Most driven route: Banneraghatta-road->BTM->Silk-Board->Agara->Sarjapur
* Always used IOC normal petrol (near BTM Water tank)
* This is my first car and my experience as a driver is, as old as the car

1st refill - 12.8 kmpl (410 kms, 32 liters) includes ~ 100kms of highway
2nd refill - 13.45 kmpl (417 kms, 31 liters)
3rd refill - 13.1 kmpl (330 kms, 25 liters)

After 1st service:
4th refill - 14.8 kmpl (475 kms in 32 liters) includes ~ 100 kms of highway

While am excited at the last reading, wouldn't read much into this ... will wait for couple for readings.
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Old 13th November 2009, 15:31   #1928
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Skoda Fabia 1.4 TDI

Odo Reading - 6048

City - Bangalore

In City - ~15 with the AC On at all times

On the Highway - ~19-20

Fluctuations
a. Down to 12 in the city when used with non Shell outlets

b. When Bangalore's outer ring road decides to clog

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Old 13th November 2009, 15:50   #1929
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Innova 2.5 D -
City - 10.5 kmpl (very consistent, however driven)
Highway - 12 kmpl (mostly above 120 kmph)
* Service is due, would post the after service figure, expect to improve.

Siena 1.6 P -
City - 10 (Driven in stop and go traffic)
Highway - 11.5 (Constantly pushed above 150 kmph)


# All the above figures are with A/c on all the time.
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Old 13th November 2009, 15:55   #1930
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Recent trip to Blore from Chennai in my Baleno:

Measured the one way trip + some city driving in blore tank2tank with AC on 25%:

Kilometers covered - 569 (highway = 350 + city = 219)
Petrol 41.3 litres
Mileage - 13.77 km/litre

Speeds:
Highway - 100km/hr at 2700 rpm (5th gear)
City - Short burst of 40-60-80 (mainly 1st and 2nd, rarely 3rd)
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Old 13th November 2009, 16:04   #1931
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Car - WagonR VXi 2005

Condition - 37k on the ODO, regular servicing, last done in Oct beginning

Driving - 95% in city (Pune) with a couple of highway/ long runs. 70% Home to Office which is always peak hour B2B traffic. 25% weekend drive around the city with moderate traffic conditions.

AC - 60 to 70%

No of Passengers - Mostly 1, 2 + 2 kids on weekends etc

Avg Mileage (calculated Tank-full to Tank-full) - Always between 13.5-14.5 Kmpl.
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Old 13th November 2009, 18:17   #1932
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Car - 2001 OHC 1.5 EXI (94K on odo)

All driving within city with Ac on 100% of the time(30% moderate traffic,50% regular traffic,20% bumper to bumper traffic)

Last tank fill was 32.8 litres and drove 412 Kms, which works out to 12.5 kmpl

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Old 13th November 2009, 19:32   #1933
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Swift LDI
08 Dec Model
Mileage- 34K

FE- 15 in city and 20 on highway, I did a 7K KM drive this Oct and filled 350 liters.. you do the math
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Old 14th November 2009, 13:42   #1934
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Tata Vista QJD - Aura
July 2009
Odo : 4210 kms
Most (70%) running on Mumbai - Pune Expressway (weekends)
Rest (30% ) in city (Mumbai + Pune)
AC : 100% on
No of passengers : 3 or 4
FE (city) : 14
FE ( highway) : 18
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Old 14th November 2009, 18:23   #1935
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Odo - 1423 km

City - 19.12 km
Long Distance* - 22.33
* Kottayam to Trivandrum and Back - Total distance 335. Diesel consumed : 15 litres. The route cannot be called a highway with towns and broken roads which forces drive in 2nd and 3rd gear.
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