This electric car costs only $10,000. “Sonders" is a three wheel EV with a range up to 200 miles per charge. As drivers move away from gas, electric-powered cars on the rise — and are projected to represent 32% of the global market by 2040. Currently, electric cars range from $30K to hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Sondors is designed to make the electric experience more accessible. Originally known for its electric bikes, Sondors says most cars are over-engineered and have features that no one need, wants, or uses. The affordable EV is focused on simplicity and will use manufacturing partners instead of operating its own facilities.
It will also primarily sell online, bypassing the cost of traditional car dealerships. Because the EV has three wheels, It aims to be classified as an “autocycle,” which would enable it to be sold around the world, with fewer regulations. Currently a prototype, Sondors was created with $1m amassed through crowdfunding, The electric car company will be getting ready for to enter the production phase soon. Many people want a vehicle that’s better for the environment, but can’t afford it. But this "car" challenges the market to be wider reaching and more user friendly.