Already on sale Elio Motors vehicle, low power consumption and price, produced in the same abandoned General Motors plant in Louisiana, where the Hummer, a major consumer of fuel produced.
While it lacks some of the innovative electronic devices that exist in other vehicles, drivers can connect their smartphones to use geolocation tools and other applications.
It promises a yield of 35 miles per gallon highway and 20 miles per gallon in city. It also speeds as fast as many cars on the road: reaching 160 km per hour in 9.6 seconds according to its manufacturer.
To ensure better fuel economy, Elio Motors car is designed with a unique front seat for the driver and one for a passenger in the rear. Has two wheels forward and backward narrowing and carries a single.