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Fuel Economy Tests (20)

2015 Lexus RX 350 F Sport Fuel Economy Test

In this episode, we look at the mid-size luxury crossover, the Lexus RX 350 F Sport. For the week, we will test out its fuel economy numbers and see how well it matches with the rated numbers from Natural Resources Canada.  For your reference point, the 2015 Lexus RX rates at 12.7L/100 km in the city and 9.1L/100 km on the highway and a combined rating of 11.1L/100 km. For this test, Rishi managed to achieve 11.9L/100 km under combined highway and city driving. In the end, we will also calculate how much it costs to fill up the tank.


The RX's closest competitors are: Infiniti QX70, Lincoln MKX, Cadillac SRX

2015 Toyota Yaris Fuel Economy Test

Here at The Driver, we've decided to go through a series of real-life fuel economy tests. In this episode, Rishi Rajan takes out the subcompact 2015 Toyota Yaris for a week. In the end, we discover how much money is needed to fill the entire tank and how many kilometres it took to get to empty (ended up being around 415). For your reference point, the 2015 Toyota Yaris rates at 7.8L/100 km in the city and 6.6L/100 km on the highway. For this test, Rishi managed to achieve 8.3L/100 km under combined highway and city driving.

2014 Ford Fusion Fuel Economy Test

Here at The Driver, we've decided to go through a series of real-life fuel economy tests. In this episode, Rishi Rajan takes out the 2014 Ford Fusion for a week. In the end, we discover how much money is needed to fill the entire tank and how many kilometres it took to get to empty. For your reference point, the 2014 Ford Fusion rates at 9.5L/100 km in the city and 6.3L/100 km on the highway on the latest 2-cycle fuel economy test. For this test, Rishi managed to achieve 11.4L/100 km under combined highway and city driving.

2014 Range Rover Evoque Fuel Economy Test

Here at The Driver, we've decided to go through a series of real-life fuel economy tests. In this episode, Rishi Rajan takes out the 2014 Range Rover Evoque for a week. In the end, we discover how much money is needed to fill the entire tank and how many kilometres it took to get to empty. Keep in mind, Rishi was driving aggressively, so you could do preserve more fuel by driving with a light right foot. For your reference point, the 2014 Range Rover Evoque  rates at 9.9L/100 km in the city and 6.6L/100 km on the highway on the latest 2-cycle fuel economy test.

2014 Ford Focus Fuel Economy Test

Here at The Driver, we've decided to go through a series of real-life fuel economy tests. In this episode, Rishi Rajan takes out the 2014 Ford Focus for a week and in the end, how much money you will have to pay at the pump to fill it up. For your reference point, the 2014 Ford Focus Titanium rates at 7.6L/100 km in the city and 5.3L/100 km on the highway on the latest 2-cycle fuel economy test.

Jaguar F-Type Fuel Economy Test

Here at The Driver, we've decided to go through a series of fuel economy tests, starting with the Jaguar F-Type V6. We show you what fuel economy numbers Rishi achieved, as well as how much it will cost you at the pumps during his week with the British-based cat. For your reference point, the F-Type rates at 10.4L/100 km in the city and 7.1L/100 km on the highway on the latest 2-cycle fuel economy test.

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