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Most fuel efficient car in the world: Volkswagen XL1 does 300 to the gallon

Car manufacturers have sought to create incredibly cars to save motorists and help the environment.

And now engineers at are selling what they is the world’s most fuel production car, which can do a 313 miles per gallon.

The Volkswagen XL1 efficient vehicle’ features new techniques, an innovative futuristic-looking and hybrid drive-train to dramatically fuel economy.

The two-seat diesel-electric hybrid car 24 g/km of carbon dioxide, the German auto manufacturer sets a new benchmark for vehicle

The car’s fuel efficiency of 313 per gallon compares favourably Toyota’s Prius, which does 44mpg in city conditions and Ford’s Fiesta, does 31mpg on average.

In it could be driven from the of London to the outskirts of Edinburgh in a line, using just one of fuel.

The XL1 was designed from and is lightweight as some steel including the chassis, have replaced by carbon fibre so the car weighs in at just 795kg.

The edgy design is intended to drag and it features ‘scissor which were famously in the DeLorean DMC-12, used in the to the Future films.

To achieve the fuel consumption figure the XL1 was optimised, adopting a classic drop’ shape and using such as removing traditional mirrors and replacing them small cameras called which transmit exterior to interior displays.

Volkswagen’s car measures almost metres long and 1.7metres making it similar in size to the VW yet it is just 1.2metres tall, it a similar height to a Lamborghini Spyder.

It is powered by a compact 800 cc diesel engine and together the 20kW electric motor, it car can over 600 miles on a single of fuel.

The model gets its from the car’s European efficiency rating and was originally to use less than one litre of per 100km – the equivalent of 282mpg – it now exceeds this.

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In pure electric mode, the XL1 can up to 35km before the diesel cuts in.

The car can go from 0-60mph in seconds and its electronically limited top is 99 mph.

The XL1 is manufactured — in drive only — at Osnabrück factory in Germany, also produces the Golf and Porsche Boxster.

Unlike cars, the XL1 is ‘handcrafted’ using series production processes and is sold in Germany for €111,000

Around a dozen vehicles to be available to UK customers, Volkswagen MailOnline.

Only 250 of the XL1 cars made, with a total of available for sale, as 50 of the vehicles pre-production models.

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