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  • Extremely economical Audi is already in the works

    Nov 27, 2012, 13:55
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    Audi plans to start manufacturing an extremely economical model based on the A1 hatchback platform with a fuel consumption of just 1L/100 km.

    The car will be fitted with all the necessary equipment including the climate control system to provide the traditional comfort for Audi cars though. Innovative design of the vehicle may be similar to a recently introduced concept-car Audi Crosslane Coupe. Besides, 1L Audi will be available for the wide range of customers unlike extremely economical Volkswagen XL1, which is planned to be released in amount of just 100 cars.

    As is known, Audi A1 platform will be seriously modified with the use of composite materials to make the upcoming new car as much light as possible. It is expected, that there will be used newest under pressure carbon fiber casting process to manufacture some of its units.

    Besides, Audi is going to minimize the fuel consumption by using hybrid technologies but does inform about technical specifics yet. It is expected that Audi will spend on the realization of this project not less than three years.

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