27 Jun '11, 7pm

11-year-old girl drives lightweight diesel concept to 1,325-mpg

11-year-old girl drives lightweight diesel concept to 1,325-mpg

Cambridge Design Partnership uses technology derived from innovative military technology in eco-driving challenge. Cambridge Design Partnership announces that it has reused elements of its own Lightweight Oxygen Concentrator, as well as various other technologies developed in-house, to contribute to a specialist vehicle capable of travelling 1,325 miles on a single gallon of diesel for this year's Mileage Marathon Challenge. The small proof-of-concept car was driven by an eleven year old Cambridgeshire girl in partnership with a local school. The annual Mileage Marathon Challenge, which took place today at Mallory Park motor track near Leicester, is intended to promote engineering and technology to school and college students, as well as eco-friendly vehicle concepts. As BBC TV reported earlier this year, Cambridge Design Partnership designed an oxygen-generator system to ...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2011/06/27/11-year-old-girl-dri...

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