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VW XL-1 Concept

The worlds highest MPG production gas car finally goes on sale

By March 5, 2014

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Volkswagen XL1

At the 2013 Geneva auto show, CNET's Wayne Cunningham gives us a look at the VW XL1, which looks like a concept car but is actually going to production. With its fuel-efficient motor, a unique seating arrangement, and some weight-saving materials, the XL1 could actually find some buyers.

By March 6, 2013

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Volkswagen XL1 achieves 261 mpg (pictures)

At the Geneva auto show, Volkswagen announced success in building a car that only burns 0.9 liter per 100 kilometers, or 261 mpg. The XL1 is the result of years of work in developing a 1-liter car.

9 Images By March 5, 2013

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Futurist Volkswagen XL1: 261 miles per gallon

If the auto's fuel efficiency lives up to the advance billing, VW likely will be able to say it makes the world's most economical car.

By January 27, 2011

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Volkswagen XL1: sub-1L/100km efficiency

Volkswagen's quest to have a sub-1-litre car — that's 1L/100km, not engine capacity — on sale is nearing fruition.

19 Images By January 26, 2011

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Sony VAIO XL1 Digital Living System

The Sony VAIO XL1 DLS breaks some new ground for the living-room PC, but the wonky 200-disc changer hurts its overall appeal.

By November 28, 2005

2.5 stars Editors' rating November 28, 2005

As shown: $1,999

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​Volkswagen XL Sport is an efficient supercar with Ducati power

VW's XL1 was a 261 mpg hyper-efficient beast, but for the Paris Motor Show, VW is giving it a power boost to create this, the 168 mph XL Sport concept.

By October 3, 2014

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The 260 mpg car that might actually be cool

The VW Formula XL1 not only gets 260 mpg, it also looks quite fetching. Stranger still, you might actually be able to buy one.

By January 30, 2011