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Old 11-17-2009, 10:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Commuter Cars Tango EV on Jay Leno's Garage

Tango Electric - Electric - Jay Leno's Garage



If you've visited his site before, you already know Jay's no stranger to EV's.

Latest episode he looks at the Tango. (11 sold to date, says the head honcho.)

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Have you ever seen an electric car do a burn-out? Check out inventor Rick Woodbury's Tango! It's safe, it's super fast, and it's five inches narrower than most motorcycles to dart through traffic like no other car ever has before.
video: http://www.jaylenosgarage.com/at-the...ango-electric/

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Old 11-17-2009, 11:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Cool -- thanks for posting. I got all nostalgic and found the Aptera video that Mr. Leno made a little while back:

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... White Lightning grudge match candidate? That Tango looks wider than my 42" wide City-el! Great videos!
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I still tear up when I see his Baker Electric myself...

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