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Old 02-16-2012, 04:47 PM
cappy cappy is offline
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Originally Posted by Andrew*Debbie View Post
Both Octane and fuel consumption are measured differently in Europe! Even the size of a gallon is different.

10l/100km is 25.5 miles per US Gallon.
15l/100km is 15.7 miles per US Gallon.

The 2003 MINI Cooper S used an older less fuel efficient motor.


Our 2008 MINI Cooper used 6.58l/100km. That is 35.7 mpg-US. We always used regular grade fuel.
Thank you. I lived in Europe '65-'72 (outside of Paris, then Stuttgart, then down in Mons and Groans, as we called it, in Belgium), forgot how to figure it out. Klicks I'm pretty good with. My 2011 Mini required premium.
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