11 Dec '11, 5pm

Aptera Motors Closes its Doors Due to Poor Electric Car Market?: Their car would have been similar in size to th...

Aptera Motors Closes its Doors Due to Poor Electric Car Market?: Their car would have been similar in size to th...

When Aptera Motors started developing their four door sedan in 2010, they had big goals. Their car would have been similar in size to the Honda Accord, but since it was made with such lightweight materials, it would weigh 1000 pounds less. It would have cost less than $30,000 which is cheaper than the electric cars currently on the market. And it would have made 190 miles to the gallon – the Nissan Leaf, by comparison, gets 99 miles to the gallon.

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