Stories tagged: Tango
SATURDAY, SEPT. 20, 2014
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago The Davenport Hotel’s first big “society” event was a “whirl of fashion” and a “flow of wit,” according to The Spokesman-Review.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 4, 2014
Doug Clark: Maker of tiny Tango aspires to drive invention into fast lane
The Tango, that cute made-in-Spokane electric car, was not necessarily designed for a made-in-Spokane lug like me. At least the two-seater’s back seat wasn’t, anyway.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2010
Tango out of X Prize finals
Spokane’s electric car, the Tango, was eliminated from the Progressive Insurance Automotive X Prize competition. Company President Rick Woodbury was one of 15 drivers who made it to the competition’s …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, 2010
Tango advances to finals of X Prize competition
Spokane electric car maker Rick Woodbury on Tuesday completed his second round of competition in the international Progressive Insurance Automotive X Prize. That leaves him one step closer to a …
SATURDAY, DEC. 26, 2009
Tango remains in high-stakes dance
It was not a great year to be selling an electric car that costs $121,000. Ask Rick Woodbury, the founder of Commuter Cars, the Spokane company that makes and sells …
FRIDAY, DEC. 4, 2009, 12:26 P.M.
Spokane-developed electric car catches Leno’s eye
Spokane car designer Rick Woodbury recently spent time with car aficionado Jay Leno at the entertainer’s garage in Burbank, Calif.
SATURDAY, FEB. 7, 2009
Dancing the tango of love
“If you want to have a good life, first of all you have to have a good woman and then you’ve got to dance!” said Stan Jones. As Jones explained …