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Peter Beens
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The End...
This will be the last post on this blog. All new posts will appear on my main website: www.beens.org  and posts from this blog will be transitioned or deleted. Blogger has been a great tool for my purposes, but the interface has become very slow lately and ...
This will be the last post on this blog. All new posts will appear on my main website: www.beens.org and posts from this blog will be trans...
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Electra Meccanica Solo Vs Elio Motors specs and range
From  http://www.product-reviews.net/2016/09/14/electra-meccanica-solo-vs-elio-motors-specs-and-range/ : Elio Motors will need to start offering more updates in terms of how they are going, like with their Government funding, as this not only determines its...
From http://www.product-reviews.net/2016/09/14/electra-meccanica-solo-vs-elio-motors-specs-and-range/: Elio Motors will need to start offering more updates in terms of how they are going, like with their Government funding, ...
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# of Elios Reserved (Live Chart)

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It's Encouraging...
It's encouraging to see the increase in Elio sales the past few weeks. It's probably a sign that the public is becoming more aware of it and has increased confidence in its reality.  [ Raw Data ]
It's encouraging to see the increase in Elio sales the past few weeks. It's probably a sign that the public is becoming more aware of it and has increased confidence in its reality. [Raw Data]
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Article "Elio Motors: The Other Breakthrough Car Company" (link)
This is probably the best article I've read about the Elio. From http://goo.gl/YJLmsE  ( Engineering.com ): The mass media and technical press alike have understandably given Elon Musk and Tesla Motors widespread coverage, but there’s another automotive sta...
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Elio Reservations Update - Over 60,000! (60142)
I remember being excited when I reserved my Elio back in January 2014. At the time I was under the impression that 60,000 reservations was a magical number, that it would be the official count that would launch the Elio production line. Sales were brisk,  J...
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News of Elio Motors latest tests is another step closer to production
From  http://www.product-reviews.net/2016/09/22/news-of-elio-motors-latest-tests-is-another-step-closer-to-production/ : We know that many of you are still skeptical of Elio Motors, as the eventual release of its three-wheeled car has been pushed back sever...
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*Article: Engineering the Elio (from http://www.adandp.media/)* "Elio Motors is something of a brash company. After all, here is an outfit that is developing an all-new motor vehicle—one that has three wheels (two in the front, one in the rear), a three-cylinder engine (0.9-liter; 55 hp, 55 lb-ft) and two seats (not sid...
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The Story of Elio Motors (video)
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New Elio Commercial (w/ new $7300 price)

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Elio Motors Shreveport Operations (Extended Cut Video)
(from  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_SPMbd-weQ )
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  • Beamsville District Secondary School
    Technical Director, Computer Site Manager, 2009 - present
  • Ministry of Education
    Education Officer, 2007 - 2009
  • Westlane Secondary School
    Technical Director, 1993 - 2007
  • MBB Helicopters / Eurocopter
    Senior Flight Test Technologist, 1985 - 1993
  • Canadian Armed Forces
    Flight Test Technician, 1981 - 1985
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Teacher, Photographer, Motorcyclist, Learner, Future Elio owner.
Introduction
Technical Director, Computer Site Manager, and teacher at Beamsville District Secondary School. Ex-Computer Studies and Technological Education Education Officer, Ministry of Education. Ex-Flight Test Technologist, MBB/Eurocopter. Home town was St. Thomas, but moved around while in Armed Forces and have now settled in the Niagara region.
 
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President of the Association for Computer Studies Educators (ACSE, www.acse.net). Chair of Ontario Teachers Federation Curriculum Forum Steering Committee. Member of the Ontario Council for Technology Educators communications committee.
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Fantastic restaurant. One of the best in Niagara Falls.
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reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great hotel, fantastic breakfast buffet, but having to pay $15 for parking was a shock. Downtown I could understand, but not here.
Public - 10 months ago
reviewed 10 months ago
Was very pleased with the service, the price, and the food (burger). Would go back again.
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
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My Ravioli order was way too big to finish it! Huge portions, great value. Will definitely go back if I'm in the area again.
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reviewed 3 years ago
I was pleased with my stay here, although next time I'll be sure to get a room closer to the office so I have wi-fi and a swim suit so I can enjoy the pool!
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