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Old 06-23-2009, 09:15 PM   #1
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Jorge Chapa from Inhabitat.com: Ohio State University recently took top honors in the 2009 EcoCAR Competition, which challenged students across the US and Canada to redesign a standard Saturn Vue into an ultra-efficient vehicle. Their winning EcoCAR utilizes a lithium battery and an ethanol-fueled engine to achieve an incredible 300% increase in fuel efficiency over its standard model counterpart! The vehicle took plenty of man hours, good design and well-honed math skills, but the end result proves that future-forward vehicles can be built with the technology of today.

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Old 06-24-2009, 11:33 PM   #2
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And how do I get one of these???

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Old 06-30-2009, 08:44 AM   #3
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And how do I get one of these???
You build one.

Betcha you could find the builder of this one and get some help.

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