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    Just adding empty racks to my Metro (Firefly)...

    Just adding empty racks to my Metro (Firefly) reduced MPG from 55 to 48 MPG at 55 mph / 87 km/h. Adding a bike dropped it to 40 MPG.

    Consumer reports tested a Honda Accord at 65 mph:



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    GRAB IT! It's one of the rare RWD rally...

    GRAB IT! It's one of the rare RWD rally prototypes. :D
  3. Ha - mirror's gone off my Miata...

    Ha - mirror's gone off my Miata too. :D

    You're right: backing into tight spaces is where I miss it most.
  4. Canada Mirrors Laws by Province : Mirror Laws by...

    Canada Mirrors Laws by Province : Mirror Laws by Province (Canada)

    United-States Mirrors Laws by States (U.S.) : Mirror Laws by State (U.S.)
  5. Former instructor here, too. Agreed on being...

    Former instructor here, too.

    Agreed on being careful of where the airbags are if considering relocating a mirror inside. Of course my personal cars are 18, 20 and 28 years-old respectively. No...
  6. Bumping this thread because I happened to notice...

    Bumping this thread because I happened to notice stevedmc's Mirage is now at 207,000 miles = 333,000 km (and still on the original clutch).

    If you haven't looked at his garage thread, you should. ...
  7. PPS: this is a great vehicle history thread.

    PPS: this is a great vehicle history thread.
  8. Bummer - but glad you have warranty. Did you...

    Bummer - but glad you have warranty.

    Did you document the DIY compressor replacement? Seems it might be a useful thing to have. Not the first Mirage compressor to go.

    PS: hey - you're only a...
  9. Congrats, krash. Thanks for the update!

    Congrats, krash. Thanks for the update!
  10. Also just FYI: Passenger mirror deletion...

    Also just FYI:

    Passenger mirror deletion (extreme downsize, really) was part of a set of aero modifications I tested on a 2014 Mirage 5-spd:

    Thread: Mirage aero mods for better fuel...
  11. Haha - I mentioned the exact same thing. ...

    Haha - I mentioned the exact same thing.

    Will let Tim explain...
  12. FYI, I delete the passenger side mirror on most...

    FYI, I delete the passenger side mirror on most of my cars.

    Note: I then replace it with an aftermarket interior mirror mounted on the inside A-pillar close to the usual side mirror line of sight....
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    Another New Brunswick trade-in... 12167 ...

    Another New Brunswick trade-in...

    12167

    2014 top trim with 5-speed (where are the alloy wheels??)

    171k km / 106k miles

    $3996
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    Updated with: Mirage takes "cheapest to own"...

    Updated with: Mirage takes "cheapest to own" crown again in Australia
  15. Mirage takes "cheapest to own" crown again in Australia

    The Royal Automobile Club of Australia study looked at 140 new cars and rated them for items such as on-road costs, depreciation and servicing.

    Most affordable car of the lot?



    But... it...
  16. Agreed - nice work. My favourite pic: ...

    Agreed - nice work.

    My favourite pic:

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/images/dto_garage/users/2445/4110.jpg
  17. Yay for persistence! Boo for making you come...

    Yay for persistence! Boo for making you come back 3 times!
  18. My first-ever Mirage will also be pre-owned. ...

    My first-ever Mirage will also be pre-owned.

    One day it will happen! :D
  19. My guess too: didn't see a spare tire, and that...

    My guess too: didn't see a spare tire, and that may be a container of tire sealant underneath the air pump.

    And... welcome to the forum!

    First member from Uganda!
  20. Maybe Mitsu was working on the assumption that an...

    Maybe Mitsu was working on the assumption that an EV has to look funny/unique to catch people's attention. The iMiev certainly fits the bill for funny-lookin'.
  21. Google-translated snippets from that page: ...

    Google-translated snippets from that page:



    and



    We wouldn't see the turbodiesel or EV in North America.
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    Belated welcome to the group, Matchstick. Have...

    Belated welcome to the group, Matchstick.

    Have you test-driven one yet? Please keep us posted on what you do.
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    Rob, welcome to the group! Had to look...

    Rob, welcome to the group!



    Had to look that one up. I don't recognize the name -- wasn't sold in Canada or rebadged by another company.

    Have you test-driven the Mirage yet? Thoughts?
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  24. Looks like a possible rollover. Soon to become a...

    Looks like a possible rollover. Soon to become a pancake like the cars behind it?
  25. https://mirageforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attac...

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=7331&d=1477333509

    I just saw the first G4 in my little city... not counting the one Mitsubishi loaned me to review (pictured above).
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