Last week's media days at the Paris Motor Show were the usual mix of cars and marketing. They brought together stunning concept cars, more prosaic production models under pin spots, and speeches laying out how important every single model actually was to the future of the automotive world. DON'T MISS: Volkswagen XL Sport With Ducati V-Twin Engine: Paris Motor Show Photos One of the genuinely interesting concepts, though, was the Volkswagen XL Sport. It offers a Lotus-like case study of why tiny and light vehicles designed for ultra-efficiency can make remarkably interesting sports cars when...
Volkswagen XL Sport With Ducati V-Twin Engine: Paris Motor Show Photos
One of the best ways to make a very fast car is to start with a small vehicle that's extremely light and strong, and add a more powerful engine. That's the genesis of the Volkswagen XL Sport unveiled yesterday at the Paris Motor Show. If the small, lightweight vehicle happens to be the...John Voelcker
Volkswagen XL Sport: Ducati Gives Ultra-Efficient VW More Power
Volkswagen is reportedly working on a performance version of the XL1 plug-in hybrid.Stephen Edelstein