Ford Motor Co. will begin production of the golf-cart-like Th!nk Neighbor car in the fourth quarter at its Manhattan, KS, plant. The vehicle, made of aluminum extrusions that are glued into place, will be powered by six lead-acid batteries and travel at a top speed of 25 mph. It can be driven on most streets and will be priced at about $6,000 for a 2-seater and $8,000 for a four-seater. The vehicle is exempt from crash tests because the National Highway Traffic Safety Admin. does not ...
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