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Re: scenic expression 1.6 auto 04 mpg ?

A petrol, automatic MPV, I would reckon on high twenties in town to high thirties on a run (being realistic), as Phil says, anything higher is a bonus.

People (especially sellers) will be 'economical' (pardon the pun) with the truth, as they know buyers are cost-conscious these days & don't want a 4-wheeled millstone to carry.

Official figures should be used as a guide to compare different cars, but don't expect to achieve what the government did on a rolling road, when the car was brand-new.



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