IP unveils electric cars

Jul 16, 2002 10:37 AM

The Imperial Palace, famous as the home of the world-­­renowned Auto Collections, now features the "Strip’s" latest car craze ”” electric cars and trucks!

The stylish Lido electric vehicles are available to rent from the Budget Rent-A-Car counter inside the casino.

The Neighborhood Electric Vehicles, Lee Iaccoca’s most recent innovation, complies with all Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards for low speed vehicles, and can be operated on streets with a 35 MPH speed limit or less. There are three models: the two-seater pickup, the Woody (pictured) and the Sedan, which houses many safety, luxury and storage features, including a compact disc player.

Vehicles are available for rent from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Budget desk. Renters must be 23 years of age and have a valid driver’s license to qualify.