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Old 02-15-2010, 06:14 PM   #1
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Hello everyone I own a 93 Honda Del Sol S with a heavily modified turbo 1.6L SOHC engine that I'm running a home built lean burn prechamber. This engine is something I have been working on for the last 10 years. It is purposely built for economy and racing.

To date the best fuel economy has been 74mpg at a average speed of 58mph. This was done last summer on a 600 mile trip. I have done a few other 70mpg trips also.

The next step is to see how far I can go on 10 gallons of fuel.
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WOW, a 70mpg turbo. Are you sure your guage is working correctly LOL...J/K
That's some really good number man, keep up the good work.
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I used to have a '95 Del Sol S. I got 47 mpg, but that was with the 1.5L and a 5-speed. I would love to see the specs on your engine.

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Welcome, 74mpg is insane!
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Yeah. I would like to see pictures, especially of the prechamber!
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