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The 200mph Sports Car That Will Get You to Venice and Back on Just One Tank

This sleek machine is being hailed as the future of high-performance, eco-friendly motoring.

With an engine that runs on pure biodiesel, the Trident Iceni can do 2,000 miles on one tank of fuel – enough for a return trip to Venice from London.

Capable of topping 200mph, the car has been designed and manufactured by Phil Bevan, of Norwich-based firm Trident Performance Vehicles.

SD Note: Although this car is new and modern it reminds me of the concept cars from the late 50′s early 60′s

Just 500 go on sale from next year, priced at £75,000, after the firm spent £2.3million in development.

A spokesman said: ‘It’s like having a Lamborghini without the cost or the damage to the environment.

‘Electric cars are great for short distances but not really ideal for people who live in rural locations.

‘The Iceni is incredibly economical on fuel, which is virtually unheard of in a car of that speed.’

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