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      08-24-2012, 08:31 PM   #1
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Tips to achieve 8 or less mpg in the M

  • Drive it like you stole it
  • Use launch control often
  • Randomly blip the throttle to hear that amazing sound the s65 makes

Anything else i forgot?

I see so many threads about how to extend the MPG, you drive an M3, don't worry about the MPG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      08-24-2012, 08:33 PM   #2
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Hell Yeah...Gas guzzling FTW!!!!!
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      08-24-2012, 08:35 PM   #3
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      08-24-2012, 08:38 PM   #4
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Just go to the track. I'll use over a 1/4 tank of gas in one 25-minute session sometimes.
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      08-24-2012, 08:38 PM   #5
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Drive 1 mile then let it idle for a few hours

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6mpg
http://i.imgur.com/UYyYa.jpg

7.5mpg behind a Prius, seemed funny at the time
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      08-24-2012, 08:51 PM   #6
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Heres a pic I took lol



This was after sexually assaulting the gas pedal and the left paddle
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      08-24-2012, 08:56 PM   #7
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Just go to the track. I'll use over a 1/4 tank of gas in one 25-minute session sometimes.
This is my preferred method
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      08-24-2012, 09:32 PM   #8
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Just go to the track. I'll use over a 1/4 tank of gas in one 25-minute session sometimes.
I havn't been to the track yet, but i would like to!

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Heres a pic I took lol



This was after sexually assaulting the gas pedal and the left paddle
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      08-24-2012, 09:43 PM   #9
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This thread has amused.
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      08-24-2012, 10:02 PM   #10
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- Hold shifts as late as possible
- random throttle blips in condo parking garage
- constantly heel and toe, ensuring max possible rev during smooth match

Excellent thread!
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      08-24-2012, 10:10 PM   #11
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pssht you guys are clueless. i drive it like it's stolen and achieve the seemingly impossible:

jealous?
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^^^ That is damned impressive.

I am in awe.
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      08-24-2012, 10:37 PM   #13
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pssht you guys are clueless. i drive it like it's stolen and achieve the seemingly impossible:

jealous?
Man you must change your spark plugs and air filter like every 100 miles..great job

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Over two track days last weekend I used two full tanks of gas. Ask me if I care.
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      08-24-2012, 10:47 PM   #15
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ITT OP tells everyone he drives like a jackass on the streets
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      08-24-2012, 10:47 PM   #16
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Hell Yeah...Gas guzzling FTW!!!!!
Didn't we pay a tax for that!
Might as well get our moneys worth.
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Didn't we pay a tax for that!
Might as well get our moneys worth.
^ THIS
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      08-24-2012, 11:32 PM   #18
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Heres a pic I took lol



This was after sexually assaulting the gas pedal and the left paddle


Great thread OP.
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lmfao @ this thread
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Man you must change your spark plugs and air filter like every 100 miles..great job

lmao.
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      08-25-2012, 12:10 AM   #21
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1.take a trip

2.set your cruise for 67

3.remain in second
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4.carefully check your tires

5.make sure they have 8 lb. of air
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