As of May 4, 2014 it appears that the deal for the Louisiana factory is falling apart. The article I read said that the people in charge of selling the ex GM factory lost faith in Elio's ability to come up with the money and sought out another buyer. Doesn't look good for the 2015 production date.
2007 Damon Daybreak 3060, Ford 16,000# Chassis,
Ford C-Max Hybrid Toad , Suzuki V Strom 1000cc