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#1 2019-09-10 10:49:39

Hannibal lecter
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what is the meaning of car usage ?

hi what is the meaning by the car usage ?
it's the first time I heard about that
for example
( car usage 10,000 mile per year )

what is that mean? is it power of the car? is that an option for the car or what is it?
or is it the rank of the fuel ?
please help ..


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#2 2019-09-10 19:36:59

bob bundy
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Re: what is the meaning of car usage ?

This is just 'How much the car has been used'.  It is measured by saying how many miles are 'on the clock'.  Generally a second hand car will be better if its mileage is lower.

Bob


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#3 2019-09-18 17:00:11

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Re: what is the meaning of car usage ?

and what is the meaning of fuel efficiency of a car?

like ( fuel efficiency is 15 miles/gallon ) ? what is the meaning of it


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#4 2019-09-18 19:43:05

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Re: what is the meaning of car usage ?

The dictionary defines efficiency as "minimum expenditure (of time and) effort".  In the case of car efficiency how well does the engine convert fuel into miles travelled.  A car is more efficient if it goes further for each gallon of fuel.

If you wanted to work out how efficient a car is,  measure how much fuel is needed for a given journey in miles.  Divide miles by gallons to get the measure in miles per gallon.

Bob


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