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Friday, July 08, 2005

Around the World on Two Gallons

With the price of gas heading ever upward, the Swiss-developed Pac-Car might become an attractive automotive option.

Using hydrogen cell technology and extreme lightweight construction, the Pac-Car can theoretically drive around the earth using only eight liters (or a little more than two gallons) of fuel. Cars featuring Pac-Car technology could be ready for mass production within a couple of years.

Sources: Ananova