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Elio Motors to show off prototype

Posted: Updated: May 10, 2013 07:08 AM

SHREVEPORT, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A new prototype vehicle will be put on display Friday as Elio Motors is set to open up a factory in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Elio Motors plans show off the car with the ability to get 84 miles per gallon on the highway and 49 miles per gallon in the city.

They are also anticipating getting a 5-star safety rating on the vehicle.

Elio says that they also plan to sell the car for only $6800.

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