Fuel Saving

Volkswagen Polo TSI 1.2 best fuel consumption ?

Volkswagen Polo TSI 1.2 best fuel consumption ?

Arguably my best fuel consumption so far on the highway to Johor Bahru to share with you. Mostly doing 120-130 km/h with not much overtaking as a reference.

Best Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI fuel consumption YTD

Best Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TSI fuel consumption YTD

This is the best consumption i got so far to share with you, 6.23l / 100 km. This was my drive from KL to JB with speeds constantly around 110-120 km/h with occassional overtaking.

Volkswagen Polo 1.2TSI Fuel consumption

Volkswagen Polo 1.2TSI Fuel consumption

This is the statistics that i have collected so far for the Volkswagen Polo 1.2TSI. My best is on 6.96l where it is highway driving at 110 km/h mostly. The worst is 10.23l where i was constantly flooring the pedal at Sports mode with RON 97 fuel haha. So as you can see, most of […]

T.27 design by McLaren F1 Ex Designer

T.27 design by McLaren F1 Ex Designer

Gordan Murray is the designer of the T.27 (electric) and T.25 (3-cylinder engine) which gets 100 miles on $1.06 worth of power and 75 mpg respectively. He goest from designing McLaren F1 car to making a small and efficient vehicle seems to be a huge change, which we think is a great use of his […]

Porsche 918 Spyder - 770 HP Plug-in Hybrid

Porsche 918 Spyder – 770 HP Plug-in Hybrid

Yup this is a plug-in hybrid by Porsche, Porsche 918 Spyder. The fuel consumption of this Supercar will get your 100 kilometers in just three liters of petrol. It is also pretty fast whereby the gas-electric drivetrain is expected to bring from 0 to 60mph in about 3.1 seconds with a top speed of 199 […]

Mission for 600KM put on hold

Mission for 600KM put on hold

I have to put this mission on hold as i have to go on a business trip to Johor, so i have to fill up the tank. I have travelled close to 500 km and when i filled up, its about 35 litres. This translates to about 14km/l of fuel. I could still reac the […]

Mission for 600KM on a single tank of fuel !

Mission for 600KM on a single tank of fuel !

Currently am on a mission to achieve what the title says; 600km on one tank ! I know its quite a stretched goal haha with city driving but its a good challenge ! The volkswagen Polo is having a fuel tank of about 45 litres so it is indeed challenging. In order to achieve this […]

Malaysia and USA Transportation Cost

Malaysia and USA Transportation Cost

Do note that, I am only comparing the cost of owning a car and also petrol price as the transportation cost. I am taking an example of a 2011 Honda Accord as a general example. The point I am trying to show is that we, Malaysian are actually paying a higher transportation cost compare to […]

2011 Volkswagen Polo fuel consumption

2011 Volkswagen Polo fuel consumption

The 2011 Volkswagen polo was mentioned to have a pretty good fuel consumption. Here is how my fuel consumption looks like below with the help of an app tat keeps track of it. Overall i did like 7.9L/100 km after 6000km on the odometer. For the last tank i did quite heavy on the pedal […]

Mitsubishi with new MIVEC Engine !

Mitsubishi with new MIVEC Engine !

Here is some news for the Mitsubishi fans out there, they have developed a new MIVEC engine for use in Outlander Sport, Lancer and also Lancer sportback. The new engine codenamed 4J10 sports a 1.8L 16 valve SOHC engine capable of producing around 140 hp and 172Nm of torque @ 4,200 rpm. These figures are […]