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Old 12-05-2007, 11:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Looks like it was an engineering/corporate marketing exercise to promote their technology within the industry:

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The company originally announced that they wouldn't make the car but sell it to a carmaker. Later, they announced that their technology has been sold to Valeo and PSA (Citro├źn-Peugeot).
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