Electric Car Conversions: The Benefits for You

Electric cars aren’t a pipedream or decades-away option. In fact, it’s possible to convert a car to electric power for the same cost, or less, than buying a gas car. In this excerpt of a comprehensive resource for electric car conversions, you’ll learn why an electric car may be right for you.

Electric car conversion book
You can convert it! Build Your Own Electric Vehicle details everything you ever wanted to know about converting a gas car to reliably run on electric power.
Internal combustion engine setup
Figure 1-3: Internal combustion engine systems. Click the image to see an enlarged version.
Electric vehicle systems
Figure 1-4: Electric vehicle systems
diagram of an electric vehicle
Figure 1-5: Simple block diagram of an electric vehicle
Porsche electric car
A converted electric Porsche.
Porsche EV 2
"Hey, where's the engine?"
Reasons for EVs
Figure 1-7: Four reasons why EVs will always be with us in the future. Click the image to enlarge.

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