Volkswagen has announced a new car that it says is the most fuel efficient of all time, so if you are at one with Mother Nature this is your new ride. The German automobile giant says the VW XL1 ($TBA) can run 261 miles to a gallon, while running just the electric motor will last for 31 miles and emit zero emissions. Obviously, you are not going to be drag racing down the Las Vegas strip in the VW XL1 as it only sports an 800cc motor, but for nipping about town this could be a good prospect. The great news is that the car looks suitably futuristic and unlike so many tantalizing rides, this is not a concept because we will see a late 2013 release.
It took LaRossa nearly a decade to finish this custom Ducati 900SS. To be fair, he not only tried to settle the upgrades, he also battled cancer twice, and hit development roadblocks. He almost gave up on it, too. Yet, here we are.
We have to admit that there is a small part of each of us, okay a large part, that is jealous of Mr Stein and his awesome off-road SUV. We are glad though that he is paying it the respect it deserves by keeping it looking as authentic as possible.
After teasing us with their first hydrofoiling machine a couple of years ago, Slovenian manufacturer Quadrofoil has finally gotten their new Q2S Electric Personal Watercraft ($20K) into production and ready to supply…