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PHOTO CAPTION: EVII Wave electric car concept is competing for Progress Automotive X Prize.

100 MPG is Goal for X Prize Competitor

EV Innovations hopes to win Progress Automotive X Prize with $39,000 Wave electric car.

Published: 20-Jan-2010

If you've bought a new car in the past few years you know that one of the main specs to look at is MPG's.

If you can get a car that gets 30 or even 40 miles per gallon, you're going to save more money in the long run.

But right now there’s a competition, where teams are trying to take that number to a whole new level.

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