(VIDEO) Torpedo look and bicycle wheels… the VW XL1 testing on the snow

23/03/2012
Here is the confirmation of production rumours (in 2013), the VW XL1 which is the evolution of the L1 has been presented at the Doha Auto Show in January last year.

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The world most efficient compact diesel plug-in vehicle is powered by a 27hp electric motor that offers a range of 35km in full electric, it can be combined to a 800cc twin-cylinder that develops 48hp.

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The overall performance of the combination allows record emissions of 24g/km for a fuel economy under 1l/100km, therefore the total range is 550km with the 10l fuel tank!

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Aerodynamic is one key to efficiency with a Cd of only 0.186, the other key is the weight, only 795kg!


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