Sources: Automotive News, Ford
quote: But my point is, you can achieve better than EPA estimates, but unfortunately, most people achieve worse, and that's the problem.
quote: My old 2003 Honda Civic LX was rated at 25/34/29 (City/Hwy/Comb) and I was often getting 36-40 MPG on it driving in California freeways.
quote: We are not worried about the fuel economy. We know we can pass any EPA test.
quote: Ford is absolutely committed to being a leader in the hybrid market and to top fuel efficiency across our lineup,” said Raj Nair, group vice president, global product development.
quote: This reinforces the fact that driving styles, driving conditions and other factors can cause mileage to vary.
quote: Not only that, but the error is always on the side favoring an INCREASED mpg reading