25 Apr '14, 12am

Official: Cleaner than cow farts, Elio 84-mpg trike hits 15,000 reservations

Elio Motors: More Environmentally Friendly than a Cow's What? Enclosed three-wheeled vehicle to launch in 2015, will get 84 mpg, trap less CO2 than a year's worth of one cow's farts Yes, we said it. Elio Motors is more environmentally friendly than cow farts. With Earth Day (April 22) approaching, Elio Motors, Inc., CEO Paul Elio challenged his team to come up with unique ways to show the environmental impact of the company's enclosed three-wheeled vehicle. Set to launch in 2015, the vehicle will sell for $6,800 and get an astounding 84 miles per gallon. Of course, the team came up with some compelling information. If the company reaches its sales targets, it will save American drivers 8 million gallons of fuel a year. It will reduce CO2 emissions by 160 million pounds. It could cut the average consumer's annual fuel bill by approximately $1,500. But, one thing caught Mr. ...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2014/04/24/cleaner-than-cow-far...

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If it did, you'd have nearly paid for the car in full: Elio is still touting a $6,800 starting point for the car, the low ...