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Old 06-25-2004, 11:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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..engine to choose.

I want a mix of power and performance, so which Engine is best?

I'm guessing M3's need their own gas station to tow behind?
328 Not too far behind - how many MPG combined usage?
325 ??
323 ??
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318is ??
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Anyone help? I just dont want the huge fuel bills I have now with my Supra 3.0 . Im getting about 18 now, so anything post 24 MPG would be good.
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I get around 25 - 27 mpg in my 325is.
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20-30 MPG, sticker says 40 for highway, but I'm stomping the gas all the time.
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my 328i gets over 20 in town, when i dont stomp on it, and does pretty damn well on the highway.
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around 20 average from stomping the mutha
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Hmm..I get about 400 miles on a full tank...
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I get all of like 10 to some where under 15 in traffic... Damned bigger fuel injectors...
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10, crickey mate. What type of injectors are you running 22.5# or 24?

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24lb.... yea... its a lot of fuel.... but its worth every penny I spend in gas..
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