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2015 Honda Fit EX mileage: real-world MPG

On July 31, 2014, I traded in my 2007 Honda Fit Sport for a 2015 Honda Fit EX (both with automatic transmission). I love the overhauled interior and exterior, but I am even more concerned about getting good gas mileage.

To see how the new car performs, I’m going to track the MPG in a spreadsheet, which you can view at the end of this post.

2015 Honda Fit EX in Alabaster Silver back and front views

2015 Honda Fit EX in Alabaster Silver

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Repair a chipped windshield for less than $10

I prefer not to wrap up long holiday weekends with damage to my car, but a small pebble on Interstate 40 had other ideas on Tuesday morning:

Chipped windshield. I drew a one-inch line with a dry erase marker to show scale.

Chipped windshield. I drew a one-inch line with a dry erase marker to show scale.

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