DETROIT (AP) – A 3-D printed car could be in your driveway sooner than you think.
Phoenix-based Local Motors plans to sell a 3-D printed car called the Strati later this year. It’s a two-seat neighborhood car that can go up to 25 miles per hour.READ MORE: What Is The Best Sunscreen For Me? Environmental Working Group Releases Annual Guide
Local Motors prints the car’s frame and panels out of carbon fiber-infused plastic on a machine that could fit in a single-car garage. It takes about 44 hours to print one Strati. Then it’s outfitted with an electric car battery, motor and suspension from French automaker Renault.READ MORE: Parole Denied For Don Miller Who Killed 4 Women In Lansing In The 1970s
Local Motors CEO Jay Rogers says the Strati is the first of three vehicles Local Motors is planning to sell. He eventually hopes to make highway-legal cars.
Rogers says the Strati will sell for $18,000 to $30,000.MORE NEWS: Michigan Court Seeks More From Whitmer About Abortion Ban Challenge
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