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MCOflyer
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### How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

How many miles do you drive per year? How to figure this out: Figure the monthly part and multiply it by twelve. Forgive my ignorance if this thread has been brought up before.

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futurecaptain
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

If I had to estimate it would be between 7000 and 10000 miles per year.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting MCOflyer (Thread starter):Figure the monthly part and multiply it by twelve

Thanks. That equation really had me stumped.

0 x 12 = 0
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I don't drive yet myself (have been saying I must learn now for over 4 years though) but I probably travel about 10,000 miles per year in a car. Aside from the little trips, there are regular 500 mile returns to the midlands and back from where I live in the South West. Tomorrow I'll be accompanying my mother to Gillingham and back, that'll be about 600 I expect!

Probably travel the same again by train and coach around the UK.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Roughly around 40,000 kms a year = 24 854.8477 miles/year
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Typical year for me is around 5000 miles. This year though, looks like I'll log around 8000 miles.
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Oh somewhere close to 15,000 miles

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photopilot
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I don't drive any MILES per year..... but I do drive about 16,000 to 18,000 KILOMETERS per year!

ltbewr
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

On average for the last 35 years, probably in my own, others and rental cars on vacation and business, probably about 12,000-13,000 miles a year. From August 28, 2006 to a year later, I probably drove a total of 20,000 miles in my car, my moms and other cars due to personal circumstances.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

i logged about 22,000 last year i think. doesnt help driving up to vanderbilt and back a few times, but even so i have no idea how i put so many miles on there.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I average about 2,560,000 rods per year.
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OlegShv
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I commute quite a bit, so my annual mileage is somewhat larger than average. I drive about 20,000 miles a year.

MCOflyer
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

With my old car it was 10K a year. Now it is between 10-14K. At 40K I will stop doing pizza delivery or get a 2nd car that is cheap. I want this car to last me for a good 7-10years.

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bohica
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I am well on pace to drive over 32,000 miles this year. That's a lot of time behind the wheel.

glydrflyr
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

In a slow year only about 75K in my company car, but a busy year will see 100-115K. Over the last thirty years, I've driven over 3 million miles in the limo business, with no wrecks and only one ticket. Not that I haven't deserved more tickets, but I just don't get stopped. That one ticket was while I was driving to Vermont on vacation.
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asuflyer05
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I picked up my car on June 20, 2006 with 149 miles on it. It has 27,646 on it today. So about 1800 miles a month, 22k per year.

LHRjc
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I've done 16,000 miles in my own car in 2 years. But in rental and company cars I'll rack up over 50,000 miles this year

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zak
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

15000km on my mtb
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B747forever
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Zero miles because I dont drive until I am 18.
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Toast
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

0 miles (approx. 0 kilometers.)

I only owned a car for about 3 years (high school -> college). Practically haven't sat at the wheel for the last 7 years. I hope I'll never need to own a car again. When there's really no alternative, I'll rent (happened once last year, for half a day.)
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TuRbUleNc3
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

To work and back alone - 33600 miles. Plus personal driving will rack it up to about 55,000 a year if not more.

Siren
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Typical year for me is about 20,000 miles (32,000km), though this year, given my numerous trips across the United States, it'll be around 30,000 miles (48,000km). Volvo forever... never had a problem.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting Siren (Reply 21): Volvo forever... never had a problem.

Volvo is best.
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Go3Team
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

150,000 give or take. The most in one year was 180,000. I'm up to about 1.5 million lifetime. This is miles we are talking about, and not those silly little kilometres.
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting PlymSpotter (Reply 3):I don't drive yet myself (have been saying I must learn now for over 4 years though)

*snigger*

 Quoting AsstChiefMark (Reply 10):I average about 2,560,000 rods per year.

Whoa, you must be a Gold Loyalty Customer at Roto-Rooter ! You need to get more fibre in your diet.

I drive about 5000km per year - only to work and back, I never drive long distances - God gave us aeroplanes for a reason.
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MCOflyer
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting Go3Team (Reply 23):150,000 give or take. The most in one year was 180,000.

I expected around 200K from you sir. Now if only Seb146 could answer this.

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A332
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Until I started with a new company this spring, I was driving about 12,000 to 15,000 km per year... now it is going to be in the 20,000 to 25,000 km range.
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Now that I live out in the country, I drive about 17K per year. When I lived in town it was more like 8K per year.
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baroque
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

About 4,500 km a year or 2,800 miles a year.

Reasons:
1. I live close to a major town, and
2. I work at home.

I do enjoy thinking of all the petrol I don't have to buy, the only thing to disturb the happy thoughts is the high fixed costs per kilometre!! But then you cannot have everything! I do sometimes wonder if taxis would be a cheaper solution.

In 1979 I did do the obvious and bought an Aus version of Yank tank second hand which had truly dreadful fuel consumption. After petrol dropped in price in 1985 we were able to trade it in in 1988 for slightly more than I paid for it.

FriendlySkies
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Probably between 9k and 12k a year.

GQfluffy
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Average about 15,000 a year. I live in Montana, things are a wee bit spread apart. My folks' home and where I go to school are 220 miles distant from each other. Not to mention where I go to school is about 10 miles from where I live, so that drive happens at least twice a day...
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I average between 30,000 and 35,000 a year. It's 25 miles to work and 30 home (picking up the kid from school), plus any other driving and out of town trips.

Now that I have my new 4x4 pickup, I'll be able to use more than twice as much gas as I used in the Impala!

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Typically I drive between 15,000-20,000 miles per year. I used to drive more when I lived in Dallas, (Bigger City, going from Dallas-OKC to see parents, etc.), which totally sucked because at the time I was in a lease with BMW on a 330ci convertible. Man, when you return those things, they tack on \$\$\$\$\$\$ penalties for over your mileage. Typical lease states 45,000 in three years, mine had about 65,000 when I returned it 3.5 years later. Never done a lease again because of this. I own now.

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Go3Team
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting Queso (Reply 31):Now that I have my new 4x4 pickup, I'll be able to use more than twice as much gas as I used in the Impala!

That's the spirit!
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Siren
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting Go3Team (Reply 33):That's the spirit!

 Very American

MCOflyer
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

When I start my new job, it will be 16.7 miles round trip to work via home. Factor in additional mileage for delivery and you get around 16K a year.

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austinairport
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Right now a staggering 0.
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NWA742
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I'm probably set to hit around 30K this year. Usually I don't do more than 20, but lots of road trips and traveling this year, and I'm not complaining.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting JGPH1A (Reply 24):Quoting PlymSpotter (Reply 3): I don't drive yet myself (have been saying I must learn now for over 4 years though) *snigger*

Well, the way I see it is that to learn to drive would cost me Â£600 or more, including paperwork and either lessons or insuring the family car for me to drive into a wall. After that I'll have to either buy a car and then get insurance, more \$â‚¬Â£, or be added to the current insurance on the parents car. So, there's at least a couple of grand that I would rather use to go travelling and, whilst I'm a student, I still have a legitimate reason to bum lifts off people

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Acey
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Probably about 2,500 miles. I only really drive to school, which is close, and to work, which is also close.
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JAGflyer
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I've been driving for about a year and a half total time. I've probably done 2000KM in that time. On my bike (MTB) I have about 8,000KM and its 5 years old).

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IFEMaster
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

About 25,000 miles per year.
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Cactus739
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I'm on track to hit about 16,000 miles this year...
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

Last year I did just over 67000 miles, this year it looks like it'll be around the 50000-55000 mark.
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JJJ
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

18 to 20.000 kms. slightly over half of them on my own cars.

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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting B747forever (Reply 18):Zero miles because I dont drive until I am 18.

 Quoting B747forever (Reply 22):Volvo is best.

Does anyone else find this strange?

don81603
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

I got my truck on May 24, 2005, and the odometer now shows 573,000+ kms. I received my 1,000,000 mile safe driving award in 2001, and I'm on schedule for 2,000,000 next year. I average 12,500 miles a month, with my highest being 16,427 miles.
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An-225
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

In a typical year I rack up about 12-13000 miles give or take. And I only drive to the airport and back 95 percent of the time.

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MCOflyer
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting Don81603 (Reply 46):I got my truck on May 24, 2005,

I thought you were scheduled to get a newer one this year.

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don81603
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### RE: How Many Miles Do You Drive Per Year?

 Quoting MCOflyer (Reply 48):I thought you were scheduled to get a newer one this year.

I'll be getting a new one as soon as they come in. Another month, tops.
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