I made a hasty (and regrettable) decision to trade in my G37 6 months ago for the Q50. My payment is less, but since it's costing me ALOT more in gas, it was hardly worth the trade. Really dislike the tedious (and not too reliable) navigation system (was told it would be a big improvement over the Navtech that I had in the G37 - I don't agree). I wish I had gone with a Lexus or BMW. I hardly see any Q50's on the road...I think I know why.
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The engine is the same as in the G37 and fuel economy ratings have improved. The transmission is the same.
The car is lighter.
So why the complaints about gas?
The Nav is upgraded also.
The G37 is coarser, smaller, and universally panned as having boring styling, unlike the Q50.
Be wary of such "reviews" that don't make sense.
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