Honda Civic Tourer breaks world record for fuel efficiency with 83 mpg across 24 countries

July 8, 2015 by  
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Honda’s Civic Tourer just made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for lowest fuel usage in a month-long trek across 24 adjoining European nations, coming in at an average of 83 mpg for its revolutionary diesel engine. The previously estimated 61.9 mpg for the model was impressively smashed, making the future of affordable and fuel-efficient riding look increasing attainable. Read the rest of Honda Civic Tourer breaks world record for fuel efficiency with 83 mpg across 24 countries Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 1.6 i-dtec engine , fuel efficient car , fuel efficient honda , guinness book of world records fuel efficiency , guinness book of world records honda , Honda civic tourer , honda civic tourer 1.6 i-dtec , lowest fuel consumption world record

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A Canadian man built this off-grid shipping container home for just $20,000

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Human-Powered Gamera Helicopter Breaks World Record!

August 9, 2011 by  
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Click here to view the embedded video. Back in May we introduced you to a group of students from the University of Maryland who designed an amazing human-powered helicopter call the Gamera. The team’s ultimate goal is to win the $250,000 Sikorsky Prize , and while they have yet to achieve that, their path to the prize is now littered with several broken records . Just yesterday, they announced that pilot and biology student Judy Wexler broke the national record for longest human-powered flight while simultaneously setting the world record for the longest human-powered flight by a woman. Read the rest of Human-Powered Gamera Helicopter Breaks World Record! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: flight world records , Gamera , gamera helicopter , green transportation , helicopter , helicopter world records , human power transportation , human powered helicopter , student designed helicopter , University of Maryland , university of maryland helicopter

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