[V8] sanity check, what, from a V8Q owner?
indischrot at gmail.com
Thu Mar 20 22:27:40 PDT 2008
1.0L 3 cyl 50 lbs. ... 2.5L 4 cyl 2500 lbs. ... 3.6L 8 cyl 10,000 lbs.
Point conceded. ;)
cobram at juno.com wrote:
>Not to point out the obvious, but it does have 4 less jugs and 1/2 the
>weight of a V8Q. If you're getting 25-30 MPG you're not driving it right
>With that reasoning, it's pretty bad mileage compared to...oh...a Geo
>Metro, 3 cylinders (only one less than a 944) and they get from 50-60MPG.
>Developer: Someone who wants to build a house in the woods.
>Ecologist: Someone who has already built his house in the woods.
>Scott Simmons <indischrot at gmail.com> writes:
>>If only 2 injectors are firing, surely we'd get better gas mileage??
>>The 944 batch fires 4 cylinders twice a revolution and still manages
>>around 25-30 mpg. The V8q fires... yup.. 8 times a revolution. Two
>>per 90º, so yeah, bad gas mileage.
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