Elio Motors to Announce Launch of P5 Prototype Vehicle at Los Angeles Auto Show; News Conference Scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m., Pacific

Vehicle Will Feature Engine Developed Specifically for Elio Motors by IAV

Nov 04, 2015, 17:29 ET from Elio Motors

PHOENIX, Nov. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Who:
Paul Elio, CEO of Elio Motors Inc.
Elio Motors is an American transportation start-up company, which is set to launch its three-wheel vehicle in late 2016. The Elio is engineered to attain a highway mileage rating of up to 84 mpg, with a targeted base price of $6,800.

What:
Elio Motors will introduce its latest prototype vehicle, the P5 at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The P5 will feature a 0.9L, 3-cylindar engine, developed by IAV specifically for Elio Motors.

Elio Motors is the first start-up to develop its own internal combustion engine from the ground up in more than 60 years. The vehicle will have a top speed of over 100 MPH and will go from 0 to 60 in 9.6 seconds.

Where:
Elio Motors exhibit at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Los Angeles Convention Center, South Hall Atrium

When:
November 19, 2015 at 10 a.m., Pacific

SOURCE Elio Motors