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Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 10:11 pm
by J400uk
400 miles without the light coming on is impressive, good work! Not much point buying the 2.0 diesel A1 really when the COD is that good.

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 11:04 pm
by MM087
I'm getting 6/700 Miles from a tank on the Scirocco

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 11:11 pm
by gold-soundz
The A1 is a second quicker to 60mph though ;)

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 11:26 pm
by MM087
All about the driver ...

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 7:45 am
by goalhanger
I just got 48mpg on the 12 mile commute into work ( 122PS+DSG) ... mixed traffic but no hold ups , nice and sunny, very pleasant . Shame i've got to stay at work :(

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 10:11 am
by p3asa
I'll raise your 48mpg to 73mpg :)

Managed to get it the other week but not since. Although its usually in the mid 60's

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Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 12:16 pm
by J400uk
MM087 wrote:I'm getting 6/700 Miles from a tank on the Scirocco

Bigger tank though so you'd expect that, 55 litres IIRC.

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 2:23 pm
by goalhanger
I think the way the 122ps works is its perfect for consumption when doing lower speeds ie. 50-60mph but not so good on motorway at 70...ish. Works for me but I imagine some people would expect a car that gets 45-50 in the suburbs to do much better on a long run but it doesnt . As i say works for me though .

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Wed Aug 21, 2013 12:51 am
by Phil_Cee
Not yet decided on the A1 I'm getting ….. off to see it again tomorrow (1.6Tdi, 2011 plate, 22,000 miles)
After reading these mpg figures I think I'm spoilt with my A2, fill it up for £38 and I get about 440 miles out of it 8-) 8-)

Mmm, wanting the same with the A1 :oops: :oops:

Re: Guildford to Edinburgh on one tank of petrol

PostPosted: Wed Aug 21, 2013 7:08 am
by kwakaman
Dream on.....expect 50-60mpg from 1.6tdi. Depends on your driving and the journeys you do.