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Old 04-19-2016, 07:10 AM
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20 MPG Towing last weekend

Race season has officially started and I'm getting an average of 19.9 to 20.1 MPG towing a 14x7 v-nose trailer with estimated 5,500 lbs if I keep it at 65 MPH and cruise control on. No tail gating and when I hit traffic I keep long following distance and just idle along with no car if someone cuts in front. This includes some mountains in North Jersey down / back to NJMP in South Jersey. Pretty much all turnpike but with some heavy traffic but some cut through streets with lots of lights.

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That's really impressive for pulling that load. What kind of car are you racing that fits in a 7 foot wide trailer? Miata?


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That's really impressive for pulling that load. What kind of car are you racing that fits in a 7 foot wide trailer? Miata?


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Miata based kit car called an Exocet plus full load of tools and equipment.

Googled it. It looks like a ton of fun. 👍🏻


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