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June 12, 2014 AT 7:00 pm

Local Motors chooses car design to be 3D printed

The folks from Local Motors seem like the kind of people you just want to sit down with to talk about cars for hours. They seem to have such a diverse set of influences, whether they are building offroad sport trucks like the Rally Fighter or an electrically assisted drift trike like the Verrado. The company’s latest project is to build a 3D-printed car, and to make it harder, it wants to complete the vehicle in just five days at the International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago, IL, in September. To get people excited about the undertaking, it outsourced the design in a contest among its community and recently announced the winners.

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