Many of the cars at CES look just like normal, everyday cars, except they’re packed to the gills with next-gen technology — Android Auto, CarPlay, self-driving, the list goes on.
Then there’s Elio.
The quirky little three-wheeler was briefly parked in the lot outside the Las Vegas Convention Center this week, drawing curious stares and photographs from countless passersby. It’s just a prototype cobbled together with sundry parts from various automakers, but by the time it’s on sale next year, Elio Motors claims the car will get 84 miles per gallon from a three-cylinder engine. Perhaps even crazier, it’ll cost just $ 6,800. That’s less than most motorcycles, never mind cars.
You probably wouldn’t do a family road trip in it, but the…