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Old 16th March 2009, 13:59   #16
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If it comes in india , it'll be a spot hit...But it looks too small for a car..
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Old 16th March 2009, 15:39   #17
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Its a cute little car.

If it launched in India, I think it can have a great success.

It can become the most practical office going car.

Excellent FE, relief in traffic & parking (baby size) & above all comfort of a car!

May be TATA should launch this Nano Mini!!
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Old 21st March 2009, 00:11   #18
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Originally Posted by sujaylahiri View Post
These SAE Supermileage challenge results will surely throw you off the mark.

One of these vehicles managed over 3000 miles per gallon.

SAE Collegiate Design Series: Supermileage®: Results
sir,i am a part of the supermileage vehicle team of delhi college of engineering.
and its really requires a lot of thinking over to provide such outputs..till now we have been able to manage 600kms per litre theoritically but get around 270,,less than 50% in practicality.
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See this link for the world's most fuel efficient cars:

The PAC-Car II set a new world record in fuel efficient driving during the Shell Eco-marathon in Ladoux (France) on June 26, 2005. Running on hydrogen, the PAC-Car II achieved the equivalent of 5,385 km per liter of gasoline (12,666 MPG!)

Extreme MPG
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They have done it before. Anybody remember their Lupo 3L.
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Old 11th May 2010, 23:30   #21
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VW - L1 Concept - 2 Seater - 800CC - 2 Cylinder CRDI TDI Diesel + Electric Hybrid - Could be very good car. It will be great if it is priced around 2 lakhs....!! Interesting to see when and which all countries it will be launched.

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I like the way they've retained the typical VW Golf/Jetta-ness in the headlamps even though the rest of the car design is pretty unusual.
If this really ends up hitting Indian shores, I'm sure it'll be a star!!
I also like those rear view cameras they've got on the sides. Very innovative stuff for a car so economical.
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Originally Posted by panky12345 View Post
..great car, but how do we ICE it? any OEM ICE in there?
I think there should be some arrangement.

Cell phones with good sound quality are allowed! just kidding!
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