The body is 3.47 meters long and just 1.25 meters wide, and a little over a meter high. The power plant is a one cylinder diesel positioned ahead of the rear axle and combined with an automatic shift controlled by a knob in the interior. Safety was not compromised as the impact and roll-over protection is comparable to the GT racing cars. Gas tank capacity = 1.7 gallons; Speed = 74.6 Miles/hour; Fuel efficiency = 258 miles/gallon. Travel distance with a full tank = 404 miles.
Volkswagen’s $600 car gets 258 mpg