14-Year Old Drives Car 1,980 Miles On One Gallon of Gas

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PostThu Jun 30, 2011 6:49 pm » by Freeyourmindnow

The 14-year-old recently won the annual Mileage Marathon Challenge at Mallory Park, the famed motor sports speedway in Leicestershire, England. Chapman-Hill's winning vehicle in the 20-team competition boasted a sleek aerodynamic design, weighed just under 100 pounds and achieved 1,980 mile-per-gallon efficiency. See video here.

http://news.discovery.com/autos/14-year ... 10630.html

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PostThu Jun 30, 2011 7:39 pm » by Daemonfoo

yet the auto companies, people who have been working on this for over 100 years, can't achieve more than 60-80 mpg...

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