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Old 03-21-2012, 12:17 PM
Robert A Robert A is offline
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I would disagree that EPA ratings matter. Even if you look at them in relative terms, they are of little value. How is it possible that the 2011 528i achieved a 4 mpg year over year increase in city rating when the car gained, what, 400 pounds?

Originally Posted by raleedy View Post
1. This is wrong. 528i hwy rating on BMWUSA is 34.
2. EPA numbers matter. People rely on them for comparisons.
3. YMMV means something. I wonder what it is.
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2014 535d, M Sport, Space Gray/Mocha Nappa
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