This Jalopnik photo made me think of the Mirage
(...And other relatively low-powered cars I've driven though the years...)
"The A/C button could be re-labeled as a “Power Subtractor” button and still be accurate"
It's from an article about Jason Torchinsky's new-to-him JDM crazy-car Nissan Pao.
Mirage fans will recognize Torchinksy's name from his great response to the NY Times scathing review of the 2014 Mirage CVT.
He's clearly also an enthusiast for oddball automotive underdogs.
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)