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How Elio Motors Is Crowdfunding A Three-Wheel, 84 MPG Vehicle

Recently I had the chance to test drive the latest prototype version of Elio, a three wheel, two-seater built by Elio Motors. The vehicle, which is about half the width of a regular car and looks… 552 more words


U. S. Rep John Moolenaar (R-MI) Introduces Federal “Autocycle” Legislation to Congress

Elio Motors Comments on How Consistent Rules Across the Country Benefit Consumers by Eliminating Ambiguity From State to State

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Elio Motors Launches Crowdfunding Investment Opportunity

Platforms such as Kickstarter created the crowdfunding phenomenon that inventors, product designers, entrepreneurs, and startups love. It is a trend that is here to stay and is about to get stronger with the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) Regulation A+ that was recently operable. 78 more words


How Tesla may burn past legislators in a three-wheeled 'car of the future'

The Elio autocycle is no Tesla Model S. Weighing just 1,200 pounds, the enclosed three-wheeled vehicle has an 8-gallon tank engineered to get up to 84 miles on a gallon of gasoline, according to the Phoenix-based company Elio Motors. 483 more words


For $6,800, Would You Buy An Elio or Something Else?

Our article on Elio Motors has been getting some decent buzz, and it’s inspired me to do a special, Elio Motors edition price game.

This is just for fun, but it’s also meant to illustrate the reality of the Elio’s $6,800 price. 487 more words

American Cars

What To Make of Elio Motors?

A few weeks ago, my friend, Alex, sent me this photo of a crazy-looking car I had never seen before. He told me it was called an “Elio”, so I searched around on Google to find out more about it. 1,399 more words

American Cars

Mini- and micro-cars: Opportunity being missed

A recent Facebook post about the long-delayed Elio mini-car started a discussion about the dearth of similar vehicles out there for American drivers.  Many of these cars have been pitched for over a decade, but just can’t seem to get the financing or support to actually achieve serious (or, in most cases, … 606 more words