02/01/2024 – As of this date, we are now listing this company as Defunct and Fate unknown. (what a shame, such a nice little concept)

The company’s website was non existent and the domain had expired and was parked free, courtesy of GoDaddy. The company’s was trades on the OTCQX under the symbol “ELIO.” that show is as closed. As of May 2022, Elio Motors has not neared production. Elio’s website blog, press release areas and Facebook page were not updated since 2021.

Elio Cars and News


Elio Motors designed and manufacturing low cost electric and gas powered three-wheel electric vehicle that will be nicely equipped with power windows, power door locks, air conditioning and cruise control, accompanied by the safety of multiple air-bags and an aerodynamic, enclosed vehicle body. Pep Boys is the anticipated “Official Service Center.” With 800 locations in 35 states and Puerto Rico, Pep Boys will provide Elio Motors’ customers a full range of service options. Elio Motors is planning a network of stand-alone Retail Centers in the top 60 markets across the country.

Public Traded Company as: OTCMKTS: ELIO

Elio Motors, Inc.
2942 North 24th Street
Suite 114-700
Phoenix, AZ 85016
United States

Elio Motors, Inc., a development stage company, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells automobiles. The company focuses on developing the Elio, a three wheeled vehicle for mass production in the United States, which gives 84 miles per gallon. Elio Motors, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona by car enthusiast Paul Elio in 2009. Elio’s first manufacturing site will be in Shreveport, Louisiana. Elio Motors is using nearly 1 million square feet of a nearly 4 million square-foot former General Motors production facility. When Elio Motors reaches full production, it estimates that the Shreveport facility will have nearly 1,500 workers.