Innovation Think Tank Says Tesla Isn’t Disruptive, But $1,000 Mini-EVs Are | CleanTechnica

Innovation Think Tank Says Tesla Isn’t Disruptive, But Mini-EVs Are | CleanTechnica

Imagine, if you will, a town in northern China such as Gaotang. The road is alive with cars and scooters. But the cars have been miniaturized, making Mercedes-offshoot Smart Cars look robust and bulky. They can cost as little as US$1,000, are made from stamped steel, have no safety features to speak of, have maximum speeds of 25 to 43 miles per hour, and don’t require driver’s licenses.

via Innovation Think Tank Says Tesla Isn’t Disruptive, But Mini-EVs Are | CleanTechnica