By using a directly-injected stratified charge, it was supposed to be the answer to the automobile´s double whammy of emissions controls and fuel mileage requirements.
I own a 95 gas wagon and over my year-and-a-half experience (around 17k miles) during which I consistently tracked and calculated fuel economy at every fill-up (and there are a LOT of ´em in there, believe me), I have never realized less than 9 mpg for a single tank of gas.
The 2000 VW Beetle GLS TDI is a great car for the person who wants incredible fuel mileage out of a car that will probably run forever.
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