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Old 07-25-2006, 09:42 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by budomove
the purple is an isetta, no?
Yep... also known as the "Erkel Car."

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Old 07-25-2006, 09:46 AM   #22
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Erkel was my hero...


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Old 07-28-2006, 06:45 PM   #23
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We're basically back to the early 80's peak in gas prices. I wonder if we'll start to see more brand new cars like this. Tech has come a long ways in 20 years, so you'd think they would do way better. The last one I know of that was actually on sale was the Corbin Sparrow, and it died in 2002.
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Old 07-28-2006, 06:58 PM   #24
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Actually, the Sparrow has been resurrected as the "funtelligent" Myers Motors NMG.
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Old 08-02-2006, 06:37 PM   #25
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There was a nice new Meyers Motors NMG (No More Gas) at the Energy Fair in central Wisconsin last June. A fellow in the are brougt his new one over and had it on display for a day, with all the other interesting vehicles like biodiesel and veggie oil diesels, electrics, hybrids, electric bikes, etc.

I think a new Meyers NMG (formerly Corbin Sparrow) sells for around $25,000, about twice the Corbin Sparrow price. But Corbin couldn't make money on them.

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