Elio Motors Appeals 'Steep' $545,000 Louisiana Fine That 'It Would Not Be Able To Pay' Anyway 

Back in July, the state of Louisiana fined Elio Motors $545,000, saying it’s operating as a “manufacturer” and therefore should have a state-issued license to accept non-refundable deposits for its proposed three-wheeled ride. Elio vowed to appeal the decision, and on Tuesday it delivered, challenging the fine in…