[20v] '90 CQ For Sale

Brendan mailinglist at endosquid.com
Fri Feb 22 14:34:18 PST 2008


I have just never heard numbers this high, ever.
No other owner of a 20v (that I know) gets above 22.

On Friday 22 February 2008, you wrote:
> Whats EPA on 90q 20v.  I just assumed the Coupe was more Aerodynamic but I
> could be wrong.  Its sleeker looking.  But it does have wider fenders and
> wider tires.  I got those numbers on a 90q 20v.  I just noticed the listing
> was for a 90q Coupe???  I guess he means Coupe Quattro.
>
> I was also running SKINNY Highway Tires when I got those numbers.  But I
> had 200lbs Baggage in the trunk on one of the trips.  Empty on the 27mpg
> trip. I suppose that some Stick 225 series rubber &  wider fenders could
> contribute to getting 22mpg but I really don't know.
>
> l8r
>
> > From: Brendan <mailinglist at endosquid.com>
> > Reply-To: <mailinglist at endosquid.com>
> > Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2008 10:01:12 -0500
> > To: <20v at audifans.com>
> > Subject: Re: [20v] '90 CQ For Sale
> >
> > I must have gotten a dud. Original EPA said 16/22 and that's what I get.
> > 25+? Crapola, I need to lose my gut, apparently.
> >
> > http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/noframes/6450.shtml
> >
> > On Thursday 21 February 2008, you wrote:
> >> Why?  Whats wrong with his claim?
> >> On the Highway I regularly got 25-27 mpg in my 90q 20v.  I calculated
> >> using both the Computer and by calculating the fuel used over milage. 
> >> The numbers were very close to each other.
> >>
> >> I pulled 27.x mpg on Idaho 2-lane Highway doing about 65-70mph.
> >> I pulled 25.8 mpg on I-90 averaging about 80mph.
> >>
> >> What are you getting?
> >>
> >>> From: Brendan <mailinglist at endosquid.com>
> >>> Reply-To: <mailinglist at endosquid.com>
> >>> Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2008 21:50:28 -0500
> >>> To: <20v at audifans.com>
> >>> Subject: Re: [20v] '90 CQ For Sale
> >>>
> >>> On Thursday 21 February 2008, hmarcnguyen at netscape.net wrote:
> >>>> Just posting for a friend, who is selling his '90 CQ.?
> >>>>
> >>>> I have minimal knowledge of the car besides sitting in it once and
> >>>> seeing it at a couple of events/gatherings.
> >>>>
> >>>> http://cq.mrhydesworld.net/
> >>>
> >>> He says "25+ mpg"
> >>> He might want to fix his typo.
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