Price: $600.00, this is not a joke, and they won’t be able to make them fast enough.
Style: a one seater car that will get you back and forth to work on the cheap...
Fuel efficiency: 258 miles/gallon = 109.687 km/liter or 0,9 liter per 100 km!!!; better then electric cars!
Gas tank capacity: 1.7 gallons
Speed: up to 75 Miles/hour = 120 kilometers / hour
Travel distance with a full tank: 404 miles or 646 km !
Dimensions: 3.47 meters long * 1.25 meters wide * little over a meter high.
Safety: the impact and roll-over protection is comparable to a GT racing cars, in spite of its Spartan interior.
Release: will be done in China next year, this $600 car is not a toy.
The single seater aero car totes VW (Volkswagen) branding.
Volkswagen did a lot of very highly protected testing of this car in Germany; it was not announced until now where the car would make its first appearance...
The car was introduced at the VW stockholders meeting as the most economical car in the world!
The initial objective of the prototype was to prove that 1 liter of fuel could deliver 100 kilometers of travel.
The aero design proved essential to getting the desired result.
The prototype was made completely of carbon fiber and is not painted to save weight.
The power plant is a one cylinder diesel, positioned ahead of the rear axle and combined with an automatic shift controlled by a knob in the interior.
The Most Economic Car in the World will be on sale next year!
IPO 2010 in Shanghai; the company is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany.
From conception to production: 3 years.
Will be selling for 4000 Yuan = $600.