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From Ring-Shaped Electric Cars to Oblong Kelp Cars

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Oct 18, 2009
Chances are good that when you envision an aerodynamic automobile, these round eco car designs below won’t pop into your brain. Despite their round, oblong or oval aesthetic, these green cars are bound to be the next big thing in the automotive world.

It’s no coincidence that there have been a number of round eco car designs in the past few years. The struggling auto industry and our penchant for space-saving designs that cut emissions and use next-gen fuel technology have opened the door for concepts that wouldn’t have made it past the chopping block a few years ago.