SOURCE: Li-ion Motors Corp.

May 27, 2011 13:15 ET

Li-ion Motors Corp. (OTCBB: LMCO) (FRANKFURT: LL9L) to Be Featured on America's Car Show With Tom Torbjornsen, Airing Nationally on XM Satellite Radio, Sirius and Broadcast Radio on the SSI Radio Network

MOORESVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - May 27, 2011) - Li-ion Motors Corp. (OTCBB: LMCO) (FRANKFURT: LL9L) (, winner of the 2010 X-Prize using 21st Century Design & Engineering of emission-free, all electric high speed long range automotive propulsion systems using the latest lithium-ion battery technology, is excited to report Li-ion Motors Corp's Project Manager Paul Daigrepont will be the focus of an interview by AMERICA'S CAR SHOW WITH TOM TORBJORNSEN. The 17 minute feature discusses many topics including Li-ion's winning the 2010 Progressive Automotive X-Prize, Specs and features of both Inizio and the WAVE II, consumer range anxiety, EV charging station's and more.

Inizio is the world's fastest, all electric, Supercar, capable of 170 MPH with acceleration from 0-60 MPH in 3.4 Seconds with ZERO EMISSION and with a 114 inch wheel-base and 78 inch wide footprint, In addition to the Inizio, Li-ion Motors created the WAVE II, a two seat all electric, zero emission commuter car with an impressive 202.5 MPGe, as rated by the Argonne National Lab (US Department of Energy) and is the winner of the 2010 Progressive Automotive X-Prize in the side by side competition. Both the WAVE II and Inizio are in the process of DOT Certification and upon completion will be released to the public.

AMERICA'S CAR SHOW is for anyone who owns a car, truck, motorcycle, etc. -- not just the backyard mechanic -- as automotive consumers spend more money on vehicles and vehicle-related items in their lifetimes than any other products. From struts to swaybars, leases to lugnuts, recalls to repairs, engines to exhaust systems, transmissions to timing chains, car care to car safety, polishes to paint, window glass to wheels, buying or selling... listeners trust AMERICA'S CAR SHOW WITH TOM TORBJORNSEN has their answers. With over 30 years in the automotive industry and over fifteen years on radio, host Tom Torbjornsen attracts listeners with his unique and entertaining style, expert advice, topical guests and enthusiasm for cars. This AMERICA'S CAR SHOW episode with Paul Daigrepont's interview will air on the Stars Too channel on Sirius 108 and XM Satellite Radio 139 on Sunday, May 29th at 5PM EDT. In addition the program will air in syndication on the SSI Radio Network on Saturday, May 28th at NOON EDT. AMERICA'S CAR SHOW receives an estimated 550,000 listeners. "This is a great opportunity for Li-ion to spread the word and educate car enthusiasts on our current technology; it's advancing so quickly," says Stacey Fling, President of Li-ion Motors Corp.


Li-ion is not new to electric cars. Formed in 2000, the company is a pioneer in the advanced development of Lithium Ion battery technology and with almost a decade of research and development, Li-ion has been converting internal combustion cars to all electric all along and is poised for significant growth moving forward. Li-ion Motors was the first company in the world to deliver an all electric car to a consumer with the Wal-Mart/Sam's club "Once in a Lifetime" package in 2007.

Li-ion has converted PT Cruisers, Mini Coopers, Toyota Yaris', Pontiac Vibes, trucks, and motorcycles. The company's customer base extends to other countries including Canada, the Netherlands, and the United Arab Emirates.

Along with the production of original vehicles, the company licenses its proprietary Battery Management System (BMS) and technology to automobile manufactures seeking to advance their electric vehicle offerings.

About Li-ion Motors Corp.: (OTCBB: LMCO) (FRANKFURT: LL9L), headquartered in Mooresville, NC with corporate offices in Las Vegas, NV, is a leading developer and manufacturer of electric powered automobiles including the WAVE II and the Inizio.

Previously known as Hybrid Technologies, the company has more than eight years' experience and expertise in the conversion of internal combustion cars to all electric for both individual and corporate customers as well as government agencies such as NASA.

Along with the production of original vehicles, the company licenses its proprietary BMS and technology to automobile manufacturers seeking to advance their electric vehicle offerings.

This press release may include forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These statements are based on the Company's current expectations as to future events. However, the forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this press release might not occur, and actual results could differ.

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