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Re: Fuel reserve and comsumption
From the time it takes you to cover that distance, I'd imagine that your car is either stopped or in the lower gears for a good proportion of the time, neither of which does the fuel economy any favours.
30 mpg doesn't sound too bad, bearing that in mind.
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