MPG Stats 29

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MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:57 pm

We've breached 100 posts on the 28th stats thread so here goes no. 29 :D

Previous thread here: viewtopic.php?f=17&t=1263

Took nearly 8 months to fill that one.

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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:06 pm

Last night, detour #8 yet again, torrential rain, start/stop over 25 times to get to motorway, 5.5°C, mostly crosswind SSE7:
46.2 (indicated 48.6) / 23.4

This morning, 2UP, motorway route, still raining, horrendous conditions, a lot of deep puddles, 6°C, mostly tailwind ENE6:
52.0 (indicated 54.7) / 22.6
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Tank down 0.6 at 52.7 (FCD 55.5) / 525.5 / Range 60 . Fuel gauge F____|___«E . UG down 0.2 at 53.1 / DTE 71

Low Fuel Light @ 525 miles

This was what I saw on my walk at lunchtime:
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Going to be a really bad journey going home tonight, the rain has been relentless and there's flooding everywhere.....
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:04 pm

Last night - O M G :o :o - still torrential rain (they called it 'Biblical' rain - 1 months worth in 24 hours), gridlock in the city, closed roads, flooded houses, people stuck in Meadowhall for 5 hours, the first 8 miles were at an average speed of 6mph. Lots of completely stopped waiting with engine off for many minutes at a time! 6.5°C:
32.8 (indicated 34.6) / 22.6 - Average speed for trip was 10mph - Time 2hrs 10mins :roll:

Although I started with an indicated range of 60 miles, it dropped fast so I put £20 in after 10 miles.
I'll do a proper fill to the brim later.

This morning, 2UP, motorway route, drizzling, less eventful!, 5.5°C, strong crosswind N14:
53.2 (indicated 56.0) / 22.6

Tank down 1.2 at 51.5 (FCD 54.3) / 570.3 / New Range 190 . Fuel gauge F____|««««E . UG down 0.8 at 52.3 / New DTE 197
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:58 am

Friday lunchtime, 2UP, motorway route, 7°C, crosswind N12:
54.2 (indicated 57.0) / 22.6

Friday afternoon to mum's, I've gone back through my records and I think that's the best I've ever managed that short trip in the Audi, 6.5°C,

tail/crosswind NW7:
70.1 (indicated 73.8) / 4.4 - downhill
50.3 (indicated 52.9) / 4.3 - uphill, 5.5°C

Tank up 0.2 at 51.7 (FCD 54.4) / 601.6 / Range 155 . Fuel gauge F____|_«««E . UG up 0.3 at 52.6 / DTE 170

Saturday morning went to Lincoln with OH for the weekend in her Hyundai. Slightly longer route than normal to avoid closed roads due to flooding, 4°C, headwind E2:
64.3 / 35.2

Sunday morning checked out and went to Bransby horse sanctuary for a walk around and a drink, 8°C, cross/headwind N9:
63.2 / 9.9

To home a different way to normal as there was still some closed roads, 8°C, cross/tailwind N9:
66.5 / 27.8


Did a steady 37.7 miler on the winter bike when we got back @ 17.4mph average.

Not my turn to drive this week - car sharer's turn :mrgreen:
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Tue Nov 19, 2019 2:35 pm

Friday lunchtime to pub, 2UP, 8°C:
41.6 (indicated 43.8) / 1.4
38.3 (indicated 40.3) / 1.4

Saturday evening 2UP to garage to collect wife's car after it's MOT, rush hour = busy, 7°C:
39.4 (indicated 41.4) / 2.9
50.6 (indicated 53.2) / 2.9 - on my own, worked it hard even though net uphill trip

Sunday morning 4UP to shopping centre, 6°C:
58.8 (indicated 61.8) / 15.7
54.1 (indicated 57.0) / 16.0 - 9°C coming back

My turn for the commute this week, Monday 2UP, 3.5 to 5°C, partial headwind NNW8:
51.6 (indicated 54.3) / 22.6

Going home last night was rubbish again - couldn't make it to detour #2 - solid traffic so an unusual detour #4 then a further detour before I'd even done 10 miles, 2UP, 4°C:
45.5 (indicated 48.4) / 21.1 - took over an hour

This morning on my own, reverse detour #2 to get some cheap petrol at Asda, freezing -1.5°C, crosswind S2:
53.1 (indicated 56.5) / 14.4

Tank Stats

Miles on tank: 700.0 (only made 700 due to emergency £20 fill during the floods on 7th)
Litres: 48.64 litres @ £1.217 plus 15.64 @ £1.279
Calc. MPG : 50.93 MPG - 4th worst ever :(
Calc. Range: 51.2 miles (allowing for extra in tank)
FCD Range: 40
FCD MPG : 54.2 MPG (6.42% over-report)
UG MPG : 52.4 MPG (2.87% over-report)
No. of trips: 42
Average trip length: 16.7
Average speed 28mph
Driving time on tank: 25hrs 16mins
Days since last fill: 30
Commuting: 47.1%
Ave. Temperature: 8.2°C
Ave. no. of people in car: 3.09
Pmpg for the tank: 157.2

Average FCD over-report is 5.29% - I'll adjust the indicated numbers down by that for new tank.

Petrol station to work, -1°C:
53.3 (indicated 56.1) / 5.6

New tank range 545 . Fuel gauge F««««|««««E . UG at 52.4 / DTE 584
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Thu Nov 21, 2019 3:12 pm

Tuesday night, 2UP, detour #8, 3°C, headwind E5:
51.8 (indicated 54.5) / 22.0

Yesterday morning, 2UP, motorway route, 2°C, mostly crosswind SSE9:
55.3 (indicated 58.3) / 22.6

Last night, 2UP, detour #8 again (it's longer and isn't as good for mpg but got me home in a reasonable time!), 4.5°C, headwind E10:
47.9 (indicated 50.4) / 22.0

This morning, 2UP, motorway route, 2°C, tailwind E10:
52.2 (indicated 55.0) / 22.6

Tank down 2.0 at 51.3 (FCD 54.0) / 95.9 / Range 535 . Fuel gauge F««««|««««E . UG up 2.6 at 55.0 / DTE 523
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:22 am

Last night, 2UP, detour #8 yet again, 5.5°C, headwind E11:
48.5 (indicated 51.1) / 23.3

This morning, 2UP, motorway route, raining, 6°C, cross/tailwind SE8:
54.3 (indicated 57.2) / 22.7

Tank up 0.3 at 51.6 (FCD 54.3) / 141.9 / Range 485 . Fuel gauge F_«««|««««E . UG down 0.4 at 54.6 / DTE 472

Lost 1st pip (of 8) @ 140 miles
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Mon Nov 25, 2019 10:29 am

Friday lunchtime, 2UP, motorway route, 7.5°C, headwind E9:
52.4 (indicated 55.1) / 22.3

Saturday morning 4UP to father-in-law's to take him for breakfast, raining, milder 8°C, wind ENE12:
44.8 (indicated 47.1) / 3.3
51.2 (indicated 53.9) / 4.6 - 5UP to garden centre
52.0 (indicated 54.8) / 4.6 - 5UP back to father-in-law's
40.7 (indicated 42.9) / 3.3 - 4UP back home

Tank down 0.4 at 51.2 (FCD 53.9) / 180.0 / Range 440 . Fuel gauge F_«««|««««E . UG down 1.0 at 53.5 / DTE 422

Not my turn to drive this week - car sharer's turn
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Mon Dec 02, 2019 1:10 pm

This morning, while sitting at first set of traffic lights before I got to car sharer's house, the dash went BLEEP and warned me of low battery and to turn on the engine to charge up the battery :roll:! - haven't used car since 23rd Nov.
Kept engine on for a change until I got outside his house and then turned engine, headlights and heater off for the minute I had to wait before he got in. Motorway route, freezing -0.5 to +1.0°C, headwind W8:
51.8 (indicated 54.6) / 22.6

Tank up 0.1 at 51.3 (FCD 54.0) / 202.6 / Range 415 . Fuel gauge F_«««|««««E . UG up 0.1 at 53.6 / DTE 401
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Re: MPG Stats 29

Postby frv » Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:10 pm

Monday night, 2UP, detour #2, 4°C, rubbish:
45.9 (indicated 48.3) / 20.3

Tuesday morning, 2UP, motorway route, frosty 2°C:
53.1 (indicated 55.9) / 22.6

Tuesday night, 2UP, detour #8, 4.5°C, rubbish again:
46.3 (indicated 48.7) / 23.1

Wednesday morning on my own are car sharer not well, motorway route, 2°C:
58.0 (indicated 61.1) / 21.5

Wednesday night, 1UP, detour #8, 4°C, very slow, lots of stop/start engine offs:
49.1 (indicated 51.7) / 21.9

Thursday morning 1UP, motorway route, 3°C:
57.9 (indicated 61.0) / 21.5

Tank down 0.2 at 51.1 (FCD 53.8) / 333.5 / Range 260 . Fuel gauge F____|««««E . UG down 0.2 at 53.4 / DTE 268

Lost 2nd pip (of 8) @ 208 miles
Lost 3rd pip (of 8) @ 270 miles
Half tank @ 333 miles
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