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Fuel consumption 3.2

Well I have been thinking about it for a while and I finally swapped in my GT JTD for a lovely Brera 3.2 Q4. I wasn't expecting good fuel consumption and I made up for that by owning a diesel for 2 years, I just figured it was time for a proper engine.
It did occur to me however on the journey home on the motorway I could not get a better average consumption of 28mpg. What I wondered is if it possible to get any better figures out of this engine? Any tips for optimum speed? The driving round town has dropped it significantly but I can't help welding my foot to the floor but that is just my child side. What sort of figures do you guys get on the motorway? Thanks in advance.
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My GT 3.2 can get mid 30's on motorway. Around town? Forget it.....
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28 mpg on motorway sounds about right.

I do a lot of short runs and at times have a heavy foot so average about 18/19 mpg

What the hey - you can't take it with you!

A V6 Brera though, magic, well done.

If you can afford to ignore the mpg then do it (I assume you ran the numbers before buying it), or else it will drive you potty. If you let it bother you it will just ruin the whole experience of owning a V6 which for you is even more special considering it is a Brera

My advice - fill it up when it needs it.
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My 159 3.2 Q4 is averaging about 21/22mpg - fillup method. And I like to explore the sound-nice rpm range....

I did all the sums before taking the V6 plunge - always wanted a V6 Alfa (after a flat four and T-Sparks but not a V6 in FWD mode and the Q4 does for me) and after two months no longer worry about it but.....
....for a laugh I hit the Trip B button and at tickover saw 99mpg (yeah right!), but 2mpg in town (yeah actually right)!
At least its better than brother-in-laws Volvo which sees 0 mpg on the hill to his home!
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I get 0-60mph in 5 seconds, and 60-0mpg within 5 miles
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26-27 mpg on a 400 mile motorway run for me. We're heading for the South East this weekend - an 850 mile round trip. I won't be looking at the trip meter!
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You're doing better than me! The best I've ever got in 26 on a run, driving like a granny.

I regularly get 24 on my commute but it's as boring as hell.

I then enjoy it & bring the tank average down to c20.

My fuelly stats below say it all

Miles per gallon = poor Smiles per gallon = excellent
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