General Post your best MPG figures ...

Discussion in 'Lounge & Gossip' started by Sphinx, Sunday 3rd Sep, 2017.

  1. Sphinx Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

    There some threads on this - but it seems to more generally based rather than best you ever got.

    Went on holiday this week did around a 650 mile trip. Fuelled up at Tesco @ £1.15 a litre - full tank.

    Car was fully loaded - suitcases etc - A/C was on and cruise at 70mph (where possible due to roadworks) most of the way.

    I was mighty impressed :

    63.4 MPG (did hit 64.5 but was stuck in traffic)

    Theoretical range of 773 miles.



    And still have a full tank of gas! :BooYeah:

    Whats your best figures so far?
  2. Nels Club Moderator Club Staff

    We have a CR-V owner who has regularly achieved superb results. I'll let him tell you more. :Wink:
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  3. DamonT Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    United Kingdom Damon Co. Durham
    I did a 36 mile trip and managed 77.6 MPG! [emoji3] 4eb32023a5942ca7ab23a4598bba26fd.

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  4. Sphinx Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

    Well done - was that all downhill? :Laughing:
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  5. DamonT Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    United Kingdom Damon Co. Durham
    Haha you'd think, but it was mostly 70mph and level motorway driving, there was a few small downhill sections, sadly some uphill sections.
    I did actually get it up to 80.4mpg but by the time I got to where I was going and a few traffic stops, it dropped to 77 :/

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  6. Pottermus Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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  7. 1066Boy Premium Member Club Supporter

    Best so far. :Smile: Not bad for a petrol.

  8. andy83 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    United Kingdom andy shropshire
    mate they seem good petrol figures....
  9. Harvey Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    sadly my car does not feature a trip computer, but I think the best I ever got for my Accord was 39mpg
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  10. Nels Club Moderator Club Staff

    PFL 7th Generation Accords didn't. Best you can do is calculate fill to fill, which is actually more accurate.
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  11. Harvey Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    That's how I do it, based on miles travelled from fuel warning light to fuel warning light per fill. gives me my average MPG figures. I know there is a thread that @honda_saj started and my MPG figures where on there till I stopped reporting them.
  12. Accord_N22 Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

    Of the 4 years of owning this car, this is probably the best I have ever achieved with day to day driving.

    On this particular occasion, it included the weekly 500 mile work commute (m25/m40) and a couple long drives to south minims Honda show and a trip to Stansted airport.

    67.8mpg, covering 747 miles with 76 miles remaining.
    Over 162k miles on the clock at the time (currently 166k miles).
    Running V-power diesel.
    The 17deg summer heat must have helped too, as diesels run more economically in warmer weather.

    Who needs Hybrids or electric cars when we have the fabulous I-CTDI engine - LOL.
    I have to say, of the 4 years of ownership I have saved alot of money in commuting with the car.
    It will be an extremely sad day when the time comes to retire it.

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  13. Garrydhu Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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