26 Jun '13, 6pm

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When one thinks of Russia and cars, innovation does not immediately spring to mind. One company may be changing that, however. The delightfully named Yo-Auto – or as it is only slightly less delightfully known in Russian, Yo-Avto – is taking a road technologically less-traveled with it ё-mobile (ё-мобиле) vehicles. Over the past several years, though, it's served up more in the way of excuses than cars, and was well on its way to earning the dreaded vaporware label, with the original production dates small dots in the rearview mirror. Now, however, it's trying to prove it's no Potemkin village, and just days ahead of its official debut, has revealed a pre-production unit. Carrying its progenitor, billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov, as he moved about the former Imperial capital of Russia for the St. Petersburg economic forum, it seems the first Yo-mobil will be an ё-crossover. A...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/06/26/yo-auto-unveiles-fir...

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