Gallery: BREAKING: Aptera Closes Its Doors Before Ever Releasing Its Th...


The rumors have been circulating for months, and now it’s a sad reality. Futuristic EV maker Aptera has announced it will close its doors before ever releasing its spaceship-like 3-wheeled electric 2e to the public. Paul Wilbur, President and CEO of Aptera Motors, announced the news and said that Aptera had simply run out of resources. The problem was that the company failed to match the Department of Energy loan funds that would have provided them with $150 million to develop a 190-mpg mid-sized sedan. So, it would appear the plans for Aptera’s two-seater electric car were already unfeasible.

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