...you say to someone who owns a mirage, and drives the speed limit....
Originally Posted by Eggman
An alternate argument for not driving slower than the limit:
If you are driving below the limit in a Mirage (very fuel efficient) and causing traffic (muliple less efficient vehicles) behind you to needlessly apply the brakes, you are personally responsible for turning countless litres of gasoline into brake dust.
In addition; these other vehicles, once past you, will need to re-accelerate to acheive safe and reasonable (read: speed limit) driving speeds. This is a further reduction in collective efficiency.
View my fuel log 2014 Mirage ES 1.2 automatic: 36.9 mpg (US) ... 15.7 km/L ... 6.4 L/100 km ... 44.3 mpg (Imp)