01 Apr '15, 4am

#Luiis_3x ] The Grama Eco Vehicle Comes With A Green Roof!: Innovation sometimes strikes fro... [ #Luispokel

The car comes equipped with a myriad of technologies to maximize its environmental performance. Solar panels on the bottom of the vehicle are used to collect energy from the sunlight reflected off the highway. Wind turbines powered by the car’s air conditioning system provide additional electricity to power the right side directional light indicator found in the dashboard. Needless to say the car impresses, and rightly so. Oh, and as you would expect, the green roof can filter water (in a manner similar to that of the Mazda Kiyora ) and it can be used grow your own herbs.

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