http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2013 Mazda Miata for a 0-60 MPH acceleration test.
The Mazda MX-5 Miata is fitted with a 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine producing 167 horsepower (HP) and 140 foot-pounds of torque, mated to a six-speed manual transmission. Test performed with Traction Control OFF.
Model tested: 2013 MX-5 Miata Club PRHT.
2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2013 Hyundai Veloster turbo for a 0-60 MPH acceleration test.
The Veloster turbo is fitted with a
twin-scroll turbocharged 1.6-liter
inline four cylinder engine that produces 201 horsepower (HP) and 195
pound feet of torque. The little four banger is equipped with dual overhead
cams (DOHC), variable valve timing (D-CVVT), and direct injection (GDI).
This six-speed manual turbocharged
Veloster was fitted with summer-spec Michelin tires. The 0-60 MPH test was
performed with Traction Control OFF.
2013 Scion FR-S 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2013 Scion FR-S (automatic
transmission) for a 0-60 MPH acceleration test.
The FR-S is equipped with a flat four-cylinder (Boxer) engine that produces
(HP) . Test performed in VSC Sport Mode with Traction Control OFF. Two runs
So yeah, these runs look slow. Edmunds hit it in 6.6 seconds from a dead
stop and "6.3 seconds with one foot of rollout like on a drag strip," as
they like to say.
Stick around for the preview of "Formula Drift : Rise of the V8," in an
excerpt that includes Scion/Greddy driver Ken Gushi.
MPGomatic produces car review videos with a unique focus on gas mileage,
in-cabin technology, and driveability. Yep, we're the folks that shoot
those 0-60 MPH tests.
More MPGomatic ...
2013 Chevy Suburban 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2013 Chevrolet Suburban for a
0-60 MPH acceleration test.
The model tested is a Suburban 4WD 1/2 Ton LTZ, equipped with a Vortec
5.3-liter SFI V8 engine and six-speed automatic transmission. 3.42 Rear
Axle ratio. Test performed in 2WD with Traction Control Off.
The FlexFuel-capable Vortec 5.3L V8 SFI engine has Active Fuel Management
and puts out 320 horsepower (HP) with 335
foot pounds of torque. Or pound feet. You make the call.
2013 Mazda CX-5 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a Front-wheel-drive (FWD)
six-speed manual-equipped 2013 Mazda CX-5 Skyactiv.
It was a damp foggy night, Traction Control Off.
The 2.0 liter Skyactiv inline four cylinder engine produces 155 horsepower (HP), 150 pound
feet of torque.
Don't whine about the time. This little critter delivers the best fuel
economy of all the SUVs and crossovers ... and is fun to drive. It's a
manual, for Pete's sake ... how often do you see that these days?