Volkswagen XL1

Volkswagen XL Sport concept, 2014 Paris Auto Show

Volkswagen XL Sport Concept Gets Ducati Power, Details & Live Photos: 2014 Paris Auto Show

For a year now, rumors of a Ducati-powered version of the Volkswagen XL1 hyper-efficient, super-lightweight car made the rounds. Today, those rumors have come true: this is the XL Sport concept. Powered by a Ducati V-twin engine out of the 1199 Superlegerra motorcycle rated at 197 horsepower, the... read more

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2014 Volkswagen XL1, 2013 Geneva Motor Show

2014 Volkswagen XL1 Live Photos And Video From Geneva

Volkswagen’s streamlined XL1 diesel-electric plug-in hybrid vehicle has made its debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show and will soon be drafting along highways, burning... read more March 5, 2013 by

Volkswagen XL1 plug-in diesel hybrid

2014 Volkswagen XL1, The 261-MPG Car, Debuts

Less than six years after promising the world a car capable of returning a fuel economy of 1.0 liter of fuel burned per 100 kilometers driven, roughly equivalent to an insane... read more February 21, 2013 by

2014 Volkswagen XL1 spy shots

2014 Volkswagen XL1 Spy Shots

Back in 2007, on the eve of his 70th birthday, Volkswagen chairman Ferdinand Piëch made the bold promise his company would launch within the next few years a vehicle... read more September 5, 2012 by

Volkswagen XL1 Concept

Volkswagen XL1: High-Tech, Super Efficient, 261 mpg

If the 20th Century was all about improvements in safety and performance for the motor car, the 21st Century see these criteria joined by efficiency. We're seeing a... read more January 25, 2011 by

VW 1-Liter tandem city car tipped for 2010 production

VW 1-Liter Tandem City Car Tipped For 2010 Production

As outrageous as the idea of a production 1L/100km (235mpg) car sounds, more reports have emerged confirming the ultra-frugal car is in fact in development and that it could... read more July 3, 2008 by

Preview: VW’s 235MPG project

Preview: VW’s 235 MPG Project

When Volkswagen unveiled its 1-Liter concept car back in 2002 nobody actually thought such a car could ever make it to production. The concept utilized lightweight... read more July 12, 2007 by

VW Chairman promises 1L/100KM car in 3 to 4 years

VW Chairman Promises 1 L/100KM Car In 3 To 4 Years

On the eve of his 70th birthday, Volkswagen’s Chairman Ferdinand Piëch assured reporters during an interview that a super-efficient vehicle capable of achieving... read more April 16, 2007 by


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