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  1. All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hey guys, I've recently written an article which looks at the current limitations of electric cars, as well as how it affects potential new buyers and whether or not it is sustainable for the entire planet to run Electric Cars at the moment. I'd love to get some thoughts from other electric car...
  2. EV News
    Turkey unveiled prototypes of domestically produced electric car. Battery cap. hasn't been announced yet. Other tech. specs and features looks great: SUV and Sedan models, 500 km range, less than 30 mins to full charge, 100 km/h in 4.8 sec! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCQfoa0CvTw Source...
  3. Technical Discussion
    Need the CAD model to make a digital model before I can go ahead with actual conversion to electric.
  4. EV News
    I am looking for a complete CAD assembly(Solidworks File would be the best) of Mustang 1969. We need to convert the same to Electric one.
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'd like to share an EV charging calculator. It shows how much time and money it will take you to charge your electric vehicle. evcompare.io/charging-calculator/ Use it if you plan to charge your EV at home, at work or at any AC charging point. The calculator is not applicable to DC...
  6. Batteries and Charging
    Hello Everyone. I have a problem here... I'm building a 72V 200Ah Lithium ion battery pack for an electric car. I have DC fast charging system to charge the pack. The connector used in the system is GB/T 20234.3-2015 and it comes with 9 pins. I would like to know 1. How to select the BMS ...
  7. All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hi all, I have recently joined up to this page and I'm seeking a little bit of help (alot). In a few months I will have a 2006 fiat grande punto 1.9 diesel sat on the drive doing nothing. I would love to have a go at turning it into an electric car. I'm aware that it isn't just as easy as...
  8. Classifieds
    We have a 2007 MilesZX40 in Flagstaff, AZ. About 6500 miles. Top speed 35 mph (we've had it at 42) and street legal for roads less than posted 35mph. Licensed and registered as a alternative energy vehicle. Batteries are marine deep cycle, not the original Lithium. Runs, charges well with 110...
  9. Parts Vendors
    Keybox is a smart relay module for electric loads that make it possible to utilize keypads where there are no PLC systems onboard. Thanks to its CAN bus interface and high power outputs, Keybox can also be used in “slave” mode with complex systems. 3 Models Available - KB-12V-05A 13 relays (12...
  10. All EV Conversions and Builds
    I have successfully converted a ordinary car(a VW) into a plugin hybrid electric vehicle with 50 miles drive range and 50 miles/h speed using two 96V 80AH lithium battery installed in the car trunk. The conversion procedure is very simple and does not change the original car's gas power system...
  11. EV News
    " “Honey, Is the EV charged?” may soon become one of the most popular phrases in households around the world." This is an excerpt from an awesome article I just read comparing the Tesla Model S to the Porsche Mission E concept car just unveiled in Frankfurt last month. The full article is...
  12. Electric Motors
    I have 5 brand new LEM 200 motor's for sale. 84 Rated Volts 200 Amp Rated Current 14.39 kW Rated Power 29.04 kW Peak Power 45 Rpm/V Speed Constant 90% Peak Efficiency The "pancake" design of the LEMCO permanent magnet brush-type DC motor provides a power-to-weight ratio and efficiency...
  13. Classifieds
    1980 Comuta-Car orange, about 4000 miles. Needs work. Has been sitting outside for years. clean title. body great. Interior nice, but very dirty. $1000. Car is in northern Minnesota. E-mail me for photos. [email protected]
  14. New Member Introductions
    I recently got my Tesla Model S customized...here is a pic. Anyone else get their electric vehicle customized or is looking to do so?
  15. Production EVs
    Its blazing summer time here in India (Am sure this applies to other countries too!) and the lithium-ion battery packs on electric vehicles dont like heat. Here is one way of protecting your battery pack - Always Pre-cool your electric car In this video, i show you how it is done, by taking...
  16. Blog
    I am converting a 2001 Skoda Fabia Classic, so far I have bought the donor car for £400 and the motor, an old Milk float motor rated at 2000 RPM, 56 Volts, and fairly heavy, for £100, so I'm on track with a cheap conversion. So far I have spent a few afternoons on the car and haven't...
  17. EV News
    Is apple working on an electric car in their ‘super secret lab’? Recently, Bloomberg did an excellent article about the hiring wars between Tesla and Apple. Over the last months, Tesla has recruited some of Apples finest engineers, and Apple seeks revenge. Unconfirmed rumours from apple...
  18. Blog
    An electric car is a car powered by electric motor, instead of gasoline combustion engine. While there are no visible external differences, there are big differences present under the hood. Still, an electric car is simple to build. But before you start building it, you need to have a blueprint...
  19. New Member Introductions
    The recent drop in oil and gas prices has been designed by our government in the interest of destroying the Russian economy. In addition to Russia's economic collapse, US sales of electric and hybrid cars have also taken a hit. Our friends in other oil producing nations are also getting burned...
  20. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I am the founder and creator of a new magazine called AutoVolt, which is dedicated to Electric and Hybrid vehicles. The first issue is available now on Magzter in digital format (in all the app stores) and in print via MagCloud too. It would be great to hear your views and feedback...
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