'Coolest Thing' contest whittled to 16 manufacturers

Jan. 27—Two Elkhart County manufacturers are in the Sweet 16 round of a "Coolest Thing Made in Indiana" tournament sponsored by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

Valeo Thermal Commercial Vehicles in Elkhart, which makes a UV air purifier for buses and coaches, and Janus Motorcycles in Goshen, which makes a hand-built production motorcycle, are among finalists.