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Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

Anyone have some educated guesses on what the new transmission will do to the MPG of the 2012 HEMI? 1-2 MPG improvement or more towards 3-4?
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Old 05-28-2011, 03:35 PM
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Re: Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

1-4 mpg's......LOL
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Re: Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

I would expect under 2mpg as it is only a minor enhancement.
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Re: Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

I think you would be lucky to see even 1 mpg difference. It will be miniscule and hardly noticeable at all.
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Re: Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

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I think you would be lucky to see even 1 mpg difference. It will be miniscule and hardly noticeable at all.
If this is really the case, I wasn't smart to pass up the 2011 I found. Are there any other Chrysler models that have the HEMI that recently switched to a 6-speed that we could compare with?
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Re: Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

Stuff all difference.
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Re: Speculation of MPG for 2012 6-speed HEMI?

Well if its even 1-2mpg that's fine, the big thing is I hope the gearing is a bit better to give a more kick in your pants feel when you're letting loose 360 horses. Speaking of which, anyone know why its 360 in the JGC and 380 in the Challenger?
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