quote: 16 mpg city, 25 mpg highway
quote: i really don't understand manufactures' reluctancy to at least offer a diesel option in these to test the waters of demand.
quote: you can't compare apples to oranges here. no matter what you do to a petrol engine (even implementing diesel technologies such as direct injection and turbo charging) it will never beat a diesel.
quote: My '06 mercedes e320 CDI makes 369 ft/lbs of torque and gets nearly 40 mpg.
quote: Actually, I know another E320 owner
quote: When has the government been accurate?
quote: Real world examples are important to the person who had the real world experience. They shouldn't just be discounted because you don't like them.
quote: Why didn't they compare to BMW x5d
quote: Now go cry you got the Ford...
quote: Now go to sell it, and see how much more you get for the BMW than the Ford.
quote: If you can afford to drop $53k on a Ford Explorer Sport, you can afford to drop $58-$62k on a BMW x5d.
quote: My Dodge Ram 2500 Cummins gets far better than that city and just under that highway.