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      01-06-2012, 04:52 PM   #23
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15.4 after 14k miles
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      01-06-2012, 05:36 PM   #24
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17.5-18.5mpgs.

Its actually pretty good on gas until you get up above and stay 5k RPM. Then it inhales it.
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      01-06-2012, 06:18 PM   #25
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      01-06-2012, 06:23 PM   #26
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20-23 on the freeway on the way to the track
5-6 at the track

=)
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      01-06-2012, 06:32 PM   #27
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20-23 on the freeway on the way to the track
5-6 at the track

=)
I get 25 mpg on the way, sometimes 30 on the way back if I'm really going slow lol

6 at the track

I get 17 daily driving (highway mix with street)
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      01-06-2012, 06:47 PM   #28
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I get 34.3 MPG.
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      01-08-2012, 12:00 AM   #29
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I get 34.3 MPG.
Ha, was that a typo lol? Did you mean 14.3?
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      01-10-2012, 11:21 PM   #30
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16.9 mix of highway and city.
Using an app on blackberry.. fuel economy. Pretty cool. gives great stats and graphs..
Hi of 20.4, low of 14.3
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      01-11-2012, 01:12 AM   #31
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Wow, these numbers all are better than my S4 (15 MPG highway, max). I did not realize getting the M3 would be so green!
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      01-11-2012, 03:20 AM   #32
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      01-12-2012, 10:32 AM   #33
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I get on average about 14mpg but that is all city driving. When I get some hwy in there than I am usually around 17mpgs. And I drive my car pretty hard to be honest!
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      01-12-2012, 04:22 PM   #34
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Right now I am at about 15, but I have spent some time just sitting in the car playing with the iDrive and such... (just picked her up last Friday)
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      01-12-2012, 04:59 PM   #35
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      01-12-2012, 05:02 PM   #36
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      01-13-2012, 08:43 AM   #37
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Track: 5-6 mpg (devoured a 1/4 tank at NHMS in one lapping session)
Overall: 17-18 mpg

I drive the car mostly on the faster side. Honestly, it needs a 7th gear for the manual trans (a la new Porsche 911). Not sure why the M-DCT w/another gear isn't better on gas?

Let's face it - the car was designed for performance w/out much concern for mileage. That's shifted now w/the move toward smaller engines and turbos. However, there's nothing like having a screaming V-8 in a small car. To echo a reaction from my coworker "That car has a V-8? That's awesome." I agree with him. It's awesome.
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      01-13-2012, 10:38 AM   #38
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      01-13-2012, 11:06 AM   #39
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      02-05-2012, 11:34 PM   #40
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17.5

Still breaking it in.
I have 31k miles and still only average 14 mpg per tank.
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      02-11-2012, 01:18 AM   #41
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about 17mpg. i fill up after about 250-260miles
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      02-11-2012, 01:29 AM   #42
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Just finally finished breaking in my ///M3 (6 spd) today and getting ~15 mpg overall (250 miles on a full tank). I do about 75% of my driving in the city and 25% on the freeway and usually in MDM 99% of the time.
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      02-11-2012, 04:44 AM   #43
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18.5, mainly highway driving as I live in the burbs, car is an e90 m3 6 MT w/ around 4000 miles on her.

OP, so did you pick up that used m3 or what? Would love to see pics if you did.
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      02-11-2012, 07:25 AM   #44
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Not that anyone really cares that drives an M3, but I was just curious. I see alot of 2008's coming off leases and I think it's a great time for me to pick one up.

So what is your average mpg?
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Drive it with a lead foot or mildly
How many miles to the tank

Thanks guys.
i get 17.8 mpg
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