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Re: How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

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Did about 450 yesterday and will do the same on Sat. so c. 900 total.
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Did about 570 miles round trip for dinner, plus another ~160 miles driving through the beautiful Appalachians. Averaged 27.5mpg which I'd say is pretty good for all that mountain road driving.
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Drove a little over 800 ... but in the P2 this year!
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New Jersey to Queens and back again via the fastest route (I-78 to the Holland Tunnel going, GWB + GSP on the return): 76.1 miles, according to Metromile.
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NYC was a grind this year, too many brothers of Doctors on the road...
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Ha! No kidding.
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2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

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Looks like we will do the ritual 305 round trip to NY and back on Thursday

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Re: How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

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I'll probably only end up putting on like 80. I won't be doing all the driving. I was just realizing in the 5 years I've owned my sedan I've only driven it around 20k miles.
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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

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Zero. Oh...except for maybe the Costco trip for more pies!
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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

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BlackBart wrote: Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:52 pm Zero. Oh...except for maybe the Costco trip for more pies!
Nice. Thanks for the earlier post inspiration to harvest my gas tank of the parts car. Already have a nibble on both the fuel and tank
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