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wasurfer86 07-15-2010 11:58 PM

i thought i got bad gas mileage
 
i was watching modern marvels and they were talking about funny cars and said that they average 1/60th of a mile per gallon:eek:

just thought id share with everybody

rtread 07-16-2010 06:08 AM

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Originally Posted by wasurfer86 (Post 690142)
i was watching modern marvels and they were talking about funny cars and said that they average 1/60th of a mile per gallon:eek:

just thought id share with everybody

Good grief. Even my Dodge hemi gets better than that!

jgano23 07-16-2010 06:56 AM

my math may be off here (because i suck at math), but wouldn't that equate to 88 GALLONS per mile?!?!?

530ktm 07-16-2010 09:31 AM

I heard they use around 13 gallons of methanol in a single run down the quarter mile.

schnutzy 07-16-2010 10:59 AM

monster trucks are just as bad.

schnutzy 07-16-2010 11:01 AM

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Originally Posted by jgano23 (Post 690258)
my math may be off here (because i suck at math), but wouldn't that equate to 88 GALLONS per mile?!?!?

lol, i think it would be more like 60 gallons to a mile.

13igTyme 07-16-2010 11:07 AM

Thats what happends when you average 300 Miles per hour.

drivebytruckerz 07-16-2010 11:12 AM

It's more like Gallons per Mile..

wasurfer86 07-16-2010 04:41 PM

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Originally Posted by 530ktm (Post 690398)
I heard they use around 13 gallons of methanol in a single run down the quarter mile.

i heard that too


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