Kingdown School’s 1,980 MPG car wins Mallory Park Mileage Marathon

Kingdown School car Kingdown Schools 1,980 MPG car wins Mallory Park Mileage Marathon

The aerodynamic concept car built by students at Kingdown School won by the Mallory Park Mileage Marathon with an equivalent of 1,980 miles on a single gallon of fuel.

More than 20 schools from the UK competed in this years event including a car piloted by an 11 year old girl.

The Kingdown school’s car managed a whopping 1,000 mpg more than the second placed entry with their 40kg hypermiler.

The Mallory Park Mileage Marathon’s machines sacrifice speed for efficiency with teams opting for super light vehicles with very small capacity engines. The aim is to complete the course using the least fuel possible whilst maintaining a minimum speed of 15mph.

Related posts:

About

Editor and founder of Hypermiler.co.uk

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Green Cars

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Latest Tweets

Hypermiler_MPG RT @judsonwprice: Hypermiling cause not because of environmental concerns, but because it's the end on the month. #BringItOnDownToTeacherv
Hypermiler_MPG Just over 100 miles in the S80 D5 and have managed just 45 Mpg. An epically peaceful and comfortable drive. #volvo http://t.co/isl7v14rRE
Hypermiler_MPG Looking forward to some time with the S80, that D5 is an epic engine but a little thirsty for my liking #volvo http://t.co/hQwj8cMyA7
Hypermiler_MPG Cadillac extreme fragrance? Possibly the last thing I would want to smell like! http://t.co/Rm1zgQxjAE
Hypermiler_MPG Hypermiling an XJS? Then redesign it – here's how http://t.co/KAkhUr8Rad via @theregister
dpf diesel particulate filter help faq failed questions giude fix
Advertise with Hypermiler wordpress article publishing seo