George Clooney buys $84,000 Tango EV
- Editors note:
This appeared in the UPI news service. It should be noted however that while the Tango T600 is being built by Prodrive in England it is the Seattle-based Commuter Car Company http://www.commutercars.com that both designed and is selling the T600 to Mr. Clooney.
George Clooney buys British electric car
UPI News Service, 01/16/2005
U.S. film star George Clooney is adding an $84,000 electric car to his collection of cars and motorcycles, the London Sun reported Clooney, 43, has ordered the Tango, an eco-friendly vehicle, from the British firm Prodrive.
The two-seater, which can reach speeds of 100 mph, is 39 inches wide, eight feet long and has to be charged each night.
Prodrive is customizing a Tango for Clooney, known for his Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
"It will be sent to Los Angeles in a couple of weeks," a company spokesman told the London Sun.