Originally Posted by subzali
That's pretty good fuel mileage, was that based on your odometer or gps? Weird that it got better fuel economy coming back, since it's pretty much all uphill, though you would have been a little lighter (hopefully) coming back...
Yeah, it was dead even there and back, I think the west to east route is steeper maybe? At least I was able to take the truck outta' gear and let it coast more on the Vail to Boulder stretch... and it was mo' cooler which might give a little more pop to the old 2F.
I was super stoked to get that kind of fuel mileage. I think with a 5 speed, I could get 18mpg! I might need to look into that verses an 8 cylinder.
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