In part three of my anal-retentive tracking of the MPG on 2013 Volkswagen Jetta TDI SportWagen I finally take the car on a road trip to see how it does on a pure highway drive. Let’s see how she does!
This is my second tank-by-tank MPG update on my 2013 VW Jetta TDI SportWagen. This is one of the legendary DieselGate VW’s that has had its emissions systems repaired. The major side effect of this emissions update is reduced miles per gallon. Am I feeling that side effect? Watch my video to find out:
My Subaru WRX STI is rated at 17 MPG in the City, 23 MPG on the Highway, and 19 MPG combined by the EPA. However I decided to try to see what fuel economy this car could actually get on the high end by doing a very long and very boring drive between Orange County,Continue reading “Hypermiling in a Subaru WRX STI”
In this video I show the first update on the real world fuel economy on my 2013 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen TDI. I keep detailed fuel economy record on my VW, resetting the trip computer every time I fill up, dividing the miles by the gallons, and writing down the MPG results in a little blueContinue reading “Fixed TDI Fuel Economy Update #1”