Friday, September 30, 2016

Vegas Trip Stats

I covered 745 miles door-to-door, used 30.59 gallons of Shell 91 octane "V-Power" (24.35MPG) , and the engine consumed approximately 1/2 quart of oil.

The hotel was $349 for 5 nights, and I didn't keep track of what I spent on food, soda, coffee, and Gatorade/Powerade.

The amount spent for fun and friends?

Priceless...........



And a quickie "Thought For The Day" from my buddy Harry over at Self Sufficient Mountain Living....


4 comments:

  1. I'm surprised that the engine burned that much oil. Other than that, it seems as though the trip was well worth the trouble.

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  2. It works out to about 1500 miles-per-quart. In the Old Days of big, honkin' V8's, that wouldn't be much at all.

    I suspect most of it was consumed by high-vacuum conditions caused by coasting downhill. The valve seals on almost any 30 year old engine can best be described as "crusty".....

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  3. Glad the trip was fun, and nice infographic.

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