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Thread: How to estimate new engine mileage?

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    How to estimate new engine mileage?

    When planning an engine build, how can one estimate potential fuel mileage? Thanks.

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    If you are building a race engine who cares as long as its fast :roll:
    Water is for racing and asphalt is for getting groceries!!!!

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    Senior Member RACING JUNKIE
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Way to many variables here.

    Think you might want to tell us BB or SB, use of engine, alcohol or gas, NA or blown etc.

    I could say it will get 100+ mpg but that is as silly as your post.

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    Senior Member MASTER BUILDER
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    I have been happy with about 3 gallons per mile

    that includes .driving to the lanes and making a pass and of course driving it back

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    Senior Member SENIOR BUILDER
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    i used 2 gallons of methanol per run, warm up and pass, tow back. not sure what kind of mileage that works out to. i was ok with that :lol:

    fuel mileage may vary :shock:

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    Senior Member RACING JUNKIE
    Join Date
    May 2006
    I'm with chevyguy65 on this one, thats was to general of a question to even think about answering.
    A total waste of a thread if we don't get more info.
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