27 Mar '12, 6pm

Volt Stats! lets owners share their data and compete

The problem with trying to calculate fuel efficiency in a plug-in hybrid is that the calculation is usually done in highly variable scenarios where some drivers are using electricity or gasoline in different percentages of their trips all the time. It also generates data as miles traveled using "this much" gasoline but not including the electricity used to bring that efficiency from 35 MPG up to whatever the result is. If someone travels on electricity almost all the time and uses 10 gallons of fuel over 11,000 miles, he/she cannot claim 1,100 miles per gallon simply because it fails to mention that it also used something between 266 and 300 kWh of electricity... what to do then? calculate the cost of the electricity, divide it by the cost of gasoline and add the result to the original 10 gallons to come up with something like 625 MPG?... no, that doesn't work either. I th...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2012/03/27/volt-stats-lets-owne...

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