Meredith collects data to deliver the best content, services, and personalized digital ads. We partner with third party advertisers, who may use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on sites and applications across devices, both on our sites and across the Internet. Up to 84 MPG: Engineered to go the distance. Elio is engineered to meet the highest safety standards with a Safety Management System including three airbags, a unibody frame, Anti-Lock Braking System, and 50 percent larger crush zones than similar vehicles. A low-cost vehicle doesn’t come from one single solution. Significant cost savings are only possible when a variety of engineering and business decisions, both big and small, drive the process. FM Stereo, power windows, power door lock and auxiliary port and cruise control. A profound effect on the economy and environment. Elio Motors will have a significant impact on the United States’ dependence on foreign oil.
In just five years, Elio Motors projects that it will reduce total U. By 2025, Elio Motors will save 3. 5 billion gallons of gas and reduce CO2 emissions by 69 billion pounds. 1,500 a year in fuel savings. So, your Elio pays for itself and plays a role in the environment. The makings of a world-class vehicle. It starts with world-class leadership including support of the automotive industry’s top suppliers to our impressive roster of industry icons that compile our Board of Directors. One of the most important long-term decisions made by Paul Elio was to develop our own engine from the ground up. There’s a reason Elio Motors is the first start-up vehicle manufacturer in 60 years to build its own internal combustion engine.
Elio Motors has partnered with the world-class team at IAV to design an engine that meets our fuel efficiency requirements and provides the performance that our customers demand. Our new engine is a bridge to the future that relies on a traditional internal combustion engine, but delivers significantly higher fuel efficiency. The Elio features a fuel-injected, SOHC gas-powered, 3 cyl. The engine is 55 HP with 55 LB-FT of torque, has a top speed over 100 MPH, and goes 0-60 speed in projected 10. Elio is committed to the American dream and in bringing American automotive ingenuity to every vehicle we build. Manufacturing facility is former General Motors Hummer H3 facility in Shreveport, Louisiana. Estimated that upwards of 1,500 direct US jobs will be created in Shreveport. An additional 1,500 jobs from the supply base, Elio Motors corporate, as well as sales and service once full production is underway.
Plus, approximately 18,000 indirect jobs nationwide are projected to be created or sustained. No portion of this site may be reproduced or duplicated without the express permission of Elio Motors Inc. Your official number will be sent in the email within 6-8 weeks. You can get your Elio sooner by moving up to the next level. You can get your Elio sooner by moving up a level, or two! You can get your Elio sooner by moving up a level, or three! You can get your Elio sooner by moving up levels. When do you want your Elio? Click one of the three options below to get started. This is the most popular choice for reservations.
Join the highest priority list of reservation holders. Receive the limited edition Elio T-shirt and bumper sticker. 100 and want to move up in the line? How close you are to the top of the Elio reservation list is based on when you reserve and which of the following four non-refundable levels you choose. 125 to apply to the purchase of your Elio. Plus, you will receive a limited edition Elio T-Shirt and bumper sticker. 50 to apply to the purchase of your Elio.