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    Mirage Fuel costs on Cars.com

    https://www.cars.com/articles/2018-m...1420699780918/



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    With gas prices climbing across the country, penny-pinching shoppers might want to consider a low-priced, economical small car like the 2018 Mitsubishi Mirage GT. The Mirage GT hatchback, brethren of the Mirage G4 sedan, carries with it some surprising features for its price — and has the gas mileage to back it up.
    This is the third article Cars.com has posted about the Mirage GT in the past couple of months.

    And all have been positive. This one reads almost like a commercial in its opening paragraph.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2014 Mirage base ES 1.2 manual: 54.0 mpg (US) ... 23.0 km/L ... 4.4 L/100 km ... 64.9 mpg (Imp)


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    Quote Originally Posted by MetroMPG View Post
    This is the third article Cars.com has posted about the Mirage GT...
    And all have been positive.
    It makes you wonder.

    Based on its expensive price point at nearly $18,000, you could argue that the GT is the least attractive Mirage of all the trim levels in the lineup.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 manual: 51.4 mpg (US) ... 21.8 km/L ... 4.6 L/100 km ... 61.7 mpg (Imp)


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    It is an interesting favorable opinion piece. Top_Fuel has a point - if the goal is frugality, it is better achieved by not purchasing the most expensive trim level available.

    But who am I to criticise a little positive feedback. It's nice to see someone point out the best attributes, the main focus of the design.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 manual: 50.1 mpg (US) ... 21.3 km/L ... 4.7 L/100 km ... 60.2 mpg (Imp)


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    Quote Originally Posted by MetroMPG View Post
    This is the third article Cars.com has posted about the Mirage GT in the past couple of months.

    And all have been positive. This one reads almost like a commercial in its opening paragraph.
    Like Sammy said: Suckers walk, money talks...

    It's as if MMNA has started an advertising campaign or something.


    Last edited by Eggman; 04-25-2018 at 07:34 PM. Reason: Had the lyrics backwards - doh!

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 manual: 50.1 mpg (US) ... 21.3 km/L ... 4.7 L/100 km ... 60.2 mpg (Imp)


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