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  1. Non Ethonal fuel experiment

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Wawa has built many new super stores all around my local area. They offer non Ethonal 89 octane fuel for about .50 cents more per gallon than the 87 octane E10 moonshine blend. So today l ran my 2015 1.6 base M6 Soul down to fumes and filled up with the 100% gasoline. I will do the math at the...
  2. mpg experiment...

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    so for the lack of anything better to do at this time of year, decided to see if last thursday nites trip with a kayak on my newly installed roof rack was a fluke or for real...best mpg ...35.6... so loaded up the kayak earlier this afternoon for tonites pool session filled the tank when...
  3. Gas grade experiment

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi all, In an earlier post I asked a question about premium vs regular unleaded. I was informed that the information was in the manual. Unfortunately I had already filled up with premium. I monitored my estimated mileage before this tank and I was getting about 36 mpg. I continued monitoring...
  4. My Highway MPG Experiment

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    So I needed to fill up this morning in my 2013 Soul + Automatic. I filled up right before the highway, so my engine was now warm just like the EPA tests. I drove 33 miles to work, about 15 of them at freeway speeds of 65-75 MPG. The other 18 miles are back roads between 40-50 MPH and hit...
  5. MPG experiment

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    First, a little disclaimer - I don't condone or recommend drafting trucks, it has its risks. I normally do not attempt this because it is risky and I value my windshield and the paint finish on the front of my vehicle. Ok, having said that, I was put into an interesting situation on a recent...
  6. Fuel Mileage Experiment

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Here in a few weeks, I'm gonna be running down to Houston. Planning determining how much range, MPGs etc I will be getting on an off of ECO mode. My driving style is best described as ultra efficient. I don't take off from lights and stuff and I'm pretty good about timing red lights and...
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