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Are these 'the most efficient vehicles on the planet'?

Carelia Norton

The brainchild of Rob Cotter, a refugee from the automotive industry, Organic Transit’s inaugural offering is the tear-shaped ELF: a tricycle built with a 45 percent recycled aluminum frame and equipped with a weatherproof 80 percent recycled composite shell, an electric-assist drivetrain, a solar panel for charging the battery, LED headlights, tail lights, turn signals, and even an impressively loud horn to warn people you are coming.

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  • Adele Peters

    This would be fun to try out. I'm really curious to see how it does in the market. How much space does it have to carry things like groceries?