GM selling $5,000 electric car in China

GM selling $5,000 electric car in China
Posted at 7:32 PM, Aug 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-07 16:05:43-04

(CNN) - General Motors will start selling a tiny electric car in China this week for about $5,000.

It's called the Baojun E-100 a two seater that has a top speed of 62 miles an hour.

GM says the E-100 has a 39-horsepower electric motor and can drive about 96 miles on a fully charged battery.

It also includes built-in wi-fi and parking sensors.

The car is already a hit.  

More than 5,000 people have signed up to buy the first 200 vehicles off the assembly line.

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