2013 Lexus GS450h 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2013 Lexus GS450h for a 0-60 MPH acceleration test. The GS450h four-door sedan is powered by a 3.5 liter four cam 24-valve V6 engine with VVT-i (Dual Variable Valve Timing) and an electric motor (Lexus Hybrid Drive), mated to an elecronically controlled CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission). This run was taken in Sport+ mode with Traction Control OFF.
2013 Chevrolet Spark 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2013 Chevrolet Spark (repeatedly) for a 0-60 MPH acceleration test. The Spark is equipped with a 1.25-liter Ecotec inline four-cylinder engine that puts out a whopping 84 horsepower (HP) and 83 foot pounds of torque. The test car was fitted with a five-speed manual transmission. Test 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 200 horsepower (HP) . Test performed in VSC Sport Mode with Traction Control OFF. Two runs were taken. 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 ... Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=mpgomatic YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/MPGomatic Website: http://www.MPGomatic.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/#!/MPGomatic Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MPGomatic
2015 VW Golf TDI MPG Highway Road Test
MPGomatic.com takes a new 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI for a highway MPG road test. The 2015 Golf TDI uses a brand new 2.0L turbo diesel engine that is rated at 150 horsepower. The official EPA fuel economy estimates are 30 city / 45 highway MPG. The EPA has been historically conservative when rating diesel engines. With a wee bit of skill and restraint, you can leave those numbers in the dust ... =) This VW Golf TDI is equipped with the six-speed DSG automatic transmission.