Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra: Versatile marvel of fuel economy

Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra

Audi has unveiled the brand’s most fuel-efficient production model. With 81 kW (110 hp) of power output, the Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra consumes just 3.2 liters of diesel per 100 kilometers (73.50 US mpg). This equates to an astounding 85 grams of CO2 emissions per kilometer (136.79 g/mile). This versatile marvel of fuel economy is now for sale. Customers can take delivery of the Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra starting in September. The base price in Germany will be 25,200 euros. Continue reading Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra: Versatile marvel of fuel economy

Lexus Announces CT 200h Premium Compact Hybrid For U.S. Market – On Display at 2010 New York International Auto Show

* Only Dedicated Hybrid Vehicle in the Premium Compact Segment
* Expected to Lead the Class in Fuel Economy Numbers
* Standard Safety Features Include Eight  Airbags

Lexus announced today that the all-new CT 200h premium compact hybrid will go on sale in the U.S. in early 2011 as the first dedicated hybrid vehicle in the premium compact segment.

The sporty five-door will be on display March 31 through April 11 at the 2010 New York International Auto Show.  The new CT 200h debuted at the 2010 Geneva Auto Show in early March and will join the HS 250h as Lexus’ second dedicated hybrid.
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