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    Default F430 average fuel consumption

    Bit surprised mine is running at 16mpg - I drive as someone put it like Mother Teresa. What mpg do you average?

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    About the same maybe 17
    Spider,or coupe? Just get one of each.

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    Quote Originally Posted by birdseye View Post
    Bit surprised mine is running at 16mpg - I drive as someone put it like Mother Teresa. What mpg do you average?
    Surprised high or surprised low?

    That sound about right. My 360 averages between 17 and 24 depending on the journey.
    I would suspect when you are on it, you'll be sub 10....


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    Default mpg

    on a track day at silverstone i got my 360 down to 8mpg in the dry

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    Quote Originally Posted by elt View Post
    on a track day at silverstone i got my 360 down to 8mpg in the dry
    Trying then

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    dont know - dont care

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    Quote Originally Posted by sssdu01 View Post
    dont know - dont care
    What sort of attitude is that?
    Spider,or coupe? Just get one of each.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike01606 View Post
    Surprised high or surprised low?

    That sound about right. My 360 averages between 17 and 24 depending on the journey.
    I would suspect when you are on it, you'll be sub 10....


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    Given the way that I was driving, surprised low. I cant have been using more than 200 bhp to move a 1.5 tonne car at the speeds I was doing, and fuel consumed should relate to power used. So why would I use twice as much fuel as in the family car of similar weight and at similar speed? The engine must be horrendously inefficient.

    With the miles I do , it doesnt really matter, but it is a bit odd.

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    Averaged somewhere between 8 and 10 on a 3,000 mile Eurotrip last year. I never usually look but out of interest added up the fuel spend.

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    If you have to ask what the fuel consumption of a Ferrari is then you probably shouldn't buy one but I guess that your concern may be that there's something wrong and causing excessive consumption, probably best to get it hooked up to the SD2

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