Originally Posted by BigOntheBlue
Nice write up! I agree with the other replies, we need to see more reviews like that.
Based on what I've seen from my readouts, your actual calcs are so much closer than mine are - compared to the readout. I'm curious what calcs are being done internally since they seem to be all over the place. It seems that we are both enjoying a roughly 10% increase in MPG, but like you I want to see a full tank with the same driving habits to make the real determination.
It really depends on when you reset. The EVIC seems to calculate a running average. So if on one tank of gas you drove like a bat out of hell and got 13 MPG's and on the second tank you drove at 15 MPG's it will average to about 14 through the EVIC. I try to be consistent and I will be posting EVIC and hand calculated MPG's hopefully next week when I finish off the tank. I don't drive far so updates will be slightly slow.