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November 18, 2013 09:59 ET

Bob Lutz to Host Press Conference With VIA Motors at L.A. Auto Show

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 18, 2013) - VIA Motors announced today that automotive legend Bob Lutz, former Vice Chairman of General Motors and father of the Chevy Volt, will host a press conference at the LA auto show to announce the production launch of the world's first extended range electric pick up trucks and vans by VIA Motors. The press conference will be held Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 10:15 am on the main stage in the South Hall Lobby of the Los Angeles Convention Center. 

Mr. Lutz will also be available for media access on Wednesday November 20 at the VIA Motors Booth in the Kentia Hall Lobby by appointment. Members of the Press can also schedule test drives in the new 4WD electric pick up truck and passenger van during press days at the show November 20 and 21. VIA will also provide test drives for the general public on Friday, Saturday and Sunday November 22, 23 and 24. To schedule a test drive or media access with Bob Lutz or VIA president, Alan Perriton, members of the media can call (248) 764-5164 or email

About VIA Motors
VIA Motors is a privately held electric vehicle development and manufacturing company. VIA employs a streamlined second stage manufacturing process to integrate its proprietary V-DRIVE™ power train into new OEM vehicles, then sells directly to fleets under the VTRUX™ brand name. VIA VTRUX deliver up to 40-mile battery range and unlimited extended range, averaging over 100 mpg in typical daily driving. More information on VIA Motors may be found at: Video with Bob Lutz: Online calculator to estimate savings:

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