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Old 02-26-2012, 10:19 PM   #11
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We went from a 25ft Coachman/small slideout to 2011 vlite 30wrlts which is 34ft long. Gas mileage stayed about same,much more space especially hanging clothes in vfront. We have a 2009 chev 2500 heavyduty,6 speed allison trans get between 9-10mpg to Florida and back average from Indiana. A little above 10 at 55mph in flat ground in Indiana. Explore joining the NOMADS group doing volunteer mission work many places in the US, sponsored by United Methodist Church.
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Old 04-15-2012, 07:43 PM   #12
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We traded our 2007 Outback 21rs for a 2012 flagstaff v-lite 30wfkss and we went from 6 to 8 mpg to around 9 to 10. So while not a lot of difference but considering we went from 22 feet to 34 feet i think we did pretty well.

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Old 04-15-2012, 07:50 PM   #13
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We went from a 33' Edgewater to the 34' V-Lite and picked up about 1 to 1.5 mpg that we have seen. I am hesitant to say that the V-Lite really is any better as we only towed the Edgewater 4 times before we traded it so headwinds etc could have been in play.

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Old 04-18-2012, 08:13 PM   #14
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Sorry but my first trailer also. Wfkss30 vlite. TV is a gasser 6.0 2011 Chevy with Allison and 373 rear end. We get about 7.5 at 65 mph. Nothing to brag about with the mpg for sure but love the trailer. Good luck!!
A 6.0 with an Allison 6 speed, really?

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