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Originally Posted by nthesx
took my 1.9dci scenic on its longest run since ive had it on sunday.from northampton to tamworth,non motorway on country roads with a diversion then onto single/dual carridge ways with speeds from 50-70mph and got my mpg upto 51.2 before the jouney ended.same mpg on way back.would have been nice to see what it would've done on a longer journey with motorway.now this might sound funny but when i was using tesco diesal my mpg around town was averaging 35.5-36 then i started using BP diesel and the mpg now averages around 38 and runs alot better.
It doesn't sound funny at all. I wouldn't touch supermarket diesel at all from now on. I have a tank of it at the moment, and not only is the car using more fuel, it seems rather gutless as well. Back to Shell next time, for sure.
Currently in mrtotty's garage:
2011 Clio dCi 88 Expression Eco
Last edited by mrtotty; 31st May 2006 at 05:58 AM.