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Volkswagen wins design award for XL1

The Volkswagen XL1 has been named the winner of the transport category in the annual Designs of the Year Awards. The car is one of 76 designs in seven categories which will be on display at the Design Museum in … Continue reading

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Auto Express tests the VW XL1 (with video)

The guys at Auto Express have recently gotten their hands on the economical Volkswagen XL1 and what came out of the test drive can be seen right below. After it was officially unveiled just a few months ago, the final … Continue reading

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Volkswagen XL1 Generates More Buyers Than Anticipated

Volkswagen has debuted its newest hybrid car, the XL1 at Beijing. The XL1 is believed to be the world’s most efficient production car generating a fuel efficiency of 111 km/l. This is a mind boggling figure since the global average … Continue reading

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Volkswagen XL1: car review

The XL1 does 313 miles to the gallon. But the technology in VW’s showstopper is coming to a Golf near you soon. A supercar on the streets of Chelsea barely gets a second look these days, but the two young … Continue reading

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VW’s XL1 Shows Itself In London

Volkswagen’s futuristic XL1 took a drive on the British capital streets this July 10. The XL1 is known as the world’s most fuel-efficient production hybrid car. The two-seat diesel-electric hybrid, which achieves a fuel consumption figure of 313 imperial mpg … Continue reading

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VW’s XL1 could spawn a sports car

The cards may be stacked against the Volkswagen XL1’s favour as far as making it to North American shores is concerned. Its high price and low volume make for a tough sell, but that may not necessarily be the case … Continue reading

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Volkswagen XL1 with exploding bolts unveiled

Volkswagen’s new supercar averages more than 300 mpg, and has exploding bolts for safety. Watch video here:

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Volkswagen to Unveil 261 M.P.G.e. Production Car

Volkswagen says it plans to unveil its 261-miles-per-gallon XL1 plug-in hybrid, a two-seat sports machine that it will begin offering for sale this year, at the Geneva auto show on March 5. The automaker, since at least 2002, has been … Continue reading

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Spy Shots: Volkswagen XL1 Caught Testing in Sub-Zero Temperatures

Last time we caught the upcoming 235 mpg Volkswagen XL1 was back in August. Now our spy photographers have caught the production version of Volkswagen XL1 The production-version XL1 will combine two engines: a small two-cylinder Turbo Diesel Injection (TDI) … Continue reading

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Audi and Volkswagen trying to convert the 300mpg dream into reality

Luxury car manufacturer Audi, along with Volkswagen is trying to manufacture cars that will be the most fuel efficient cars in the market, running at about 300 miles per gallon. Fuel efficiency of a car has been the topic of … Continue reading

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