FUELAcademy - Fuel Economy Specialists

Record Drives

1980's World Record Drives

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  • FORD FIESTA 1600 DIESEL 1982 ROUND BRITAIN

    WORLD RECORD DRIVE
    3,644 Miles Round Britain
    45.72 mpgĀ 
    Observed by 14 Check Points en route
    Duration 14 to 21 February 1982
    Driver John Taylor, Michael Gotto, Paul King, Roger Warner

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  • FORD FIESTA DIESEL May 11th to 16th, 1986

    WORLD RECORD DRIVE
    3,500 Miles Round Britain
    87.5 mpg
    Observed by 14 Check Points en Route
    Duration - 6 days
    Driver John Taylor, Anthony Rogers, Phil McMahon

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  • FORD FIESTA DIESEL July 18th & 19th, 1988

    JOHN O’GROATS TO LANDS END ON ONE TANK
    888 Miles on one tank
    92.5 mpg
    9.6 gallons used
    Observed by West Midlands Police
    Duration — 18.5 hours
    Driver John Taylor, Graham Macdonald, Colin Gibson Manchester United F.C.