Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2004 00:35:04 +0100
From: David Taylor <>
Subject: Re: 9000 Performance figures

> The 2.0 LPT at 70 MPH in 5th gear does 3000 rpm. > > There is the possibility that the bigger engine will not require that > much more fuel to achieve the same performance as the 2.0 The fuel > penalty will come in if you start pushing that engine through the gears. Yes but the gearing is significantly different too, can't remember exactly but from memory it was about 5mph per 1000 rpm but someone can correct this as appropriate. > PS. On the other running costs, in the UK at least insurance will be > somewhat different for an Aero. Depends on many factors. For me Return to Main Index

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