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By Sheryl Sulistiawan | 03-24-2010 | 3:36 PM
The breakdown of the CityCar is much simpler than a gasoline-powered automobile or hybrid car. It doesn't have any sheet metal, paint or complex details, and can have a cast-aluminum exoskeleton and polycarbonate panels similar to the cockpits of fighter planes. The side panels can be removed for emergency exit. As for additional safety features, electronic sensing and wireless communications can reduce the likelihood of crashes, and the low mass and relatively low speed can reduce the energy of a crash.