PennyStockDabbler Tuesday, 08/13/19 02:03:09 PM Re: None Post # of 1576 Elio would take business away from big three. The ATVM loan will not happen because of another factor. The Elio simply does its job more efficiently than many compacts. In addition, if it succeeds, there will be foreign copycats. Peoples' idea of how much car they need will go down, and that's not good for America's biggest business.