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Tata Backs Development of Aircars for India

Aircar developer Guy Negre promises that within a year he will start selling a car in India that runs on compressed air, producing no emissions at all in towns.

Published: 15-Feb-2008

The OneCAT will be a five-seater with a glass fibre body, weighing just 350kg and could cost just over £2,500.

The project is being backed by the Indian conglomerate, Tata for an undisclosed sum. It says the technology may also be used for power generation.

The car will be driven by compressed air stored in carbon-fibre tanks.

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