Thursday, September 29, 2016

Electra Meccanica Solo Vs Elio Motors specs and range

Elio Motors will need to start offering more updates in terms of how they are going, like with their Government funding, as this not only determines its eventual release date, but also the final price as well. There are two reasons why they need to do this; the first is that those that have already preordered and parted with money have started to grow tired of progress of the three-wheeled vehicle – or lack of it.
However, it is the second reason that could be more of a headache for Elio Motors, and that is the official reveal of the Electra Mechanic Solo.

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News of Elio Motors latest tests is another step closer to production

We know that many of you are still skeptical of Elio Motors, as the eventual release of its three-wheeled car has been pushed back several times. However, the latest news regarding this company does fill us with some hope that the start of its production date has moved another step closer.
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Article: Engineering the Elio (from

"Elio Motors is something of a brash company. After all, here is an outfit that is developing an all-new motor vehicle—one that has three wheels (two in the front, one in the rear), a three-cylinder engine (0.9-liter; 55 hp, 55 lb-ft) and two seats (not side-by-side, but tandem, with one in front, one in back)—that is intended to have an MSRP on the order of $7,300 and that will be built in a former GM factory in Shreveport, Louisiana."
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It's Encouraging...

It's encouraging to see the increase in Elio sales the past few weeks. It's probably a sign that the public is becoming more aware of the Elio and has increased confidence in its reality, or that people are taking advantage of the $7000 lock-in price for the first 65,000 sales. [Raw Data]

Sunday, September 4, 2016

The Story of Elio Motors (video)

Courtesy Devin Thorpe

Article "Elio Motors: The Other Breakthrough Car Company" (link)

This is probably the best article I've read about the Elio.

From (
The mass media and technical press alike have understandably given Elon Musk and Tesla Motors widespread coverage, but there’s another automotive startup that looks poised to launch a revolutionary new vehicle: Elio Motors.
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