Car that will try to travel around Europe on a single tank of fuel
Audi A3 TDI has traveled 1324 km on a single tank of diesel. Now, the Germans from Audi want to travel 1609 km on a single tank of fuel, choosing the A6 TDI Ultra, which would cross ten different countries without fuel.
Audi roadside assistance company RAC and want to secure a place in the Guinness Book of Records for the largest number of countries visited on a single tank of diesel.The car started its journey even Tuesday, June 9, and wants to cross the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, Italy, reaching the Balkans. With one “full”, the trip should cost $ 135.
With two-liter turbo propeller (four-cylinder), A6 TDI emits just 67 mpg noxious. In the US, the only version available is the A6 TDI turbocharged three-liter V6 that emits noxious 30 mpg.
Audi has chosen a strategic route that avoids congested cities and highways, but roads and trails. Behind the wheel will be auto journalist Andrew Frankel and racer Rebecca Jackson, who hope to lead the Audi car to the finish line.