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Old 05-13-2019, 06:49 AM
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This is excellent. Thank you.
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Great info, thanks.
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Old 05-13-2019, 08:50 AM
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btw if interested I'd recommend using an ODB II data logger (bluetooth to be easier) for more detailed data, may need one with CAN support. Not sure if you'll need one with proprietary audi protocol support like from http://www.ross-tech.com. Can probably pull temp, velocity, load, etc, and then combine with cell for GPS, or if lucky even get GPS from car too.
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Old 05-13-2019, 12:48 PM
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I have a generic OBD-II bluetooth reader but I don't know yet what information it's putting out. I'll test that soon with the Torque app. Hopefully someone is able to build an app like the Leaf and Tesla owners have that can access deeper data and stats.
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Old 05-14-2019, 02:49 PM
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Originally Posted by alexlear View Post
For those that enjoy this type of data...

I ran highway energy consumption tests today. Four identical 40-mile trips along interstate 90 and returning along the same path. Four speeds were tested: 60, 65, 70, and 75. There are no major hills or mountain passes along this route and the highway maintains a fairly steady grade. There is an overall elevation change of 544 feet, however, this is mostly negated by driving back along the same route. There was also a 5mph wind that was also negated by driving the same route. Roads were dry and overall these were optimal driving conditions with ambient temperature about 76 degF.
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