Electric Cars Blog

If you've never seen an electric car before...relax, no problem! You can start from zero and be up to 60 mph by the end of the page. Real easy. Welcome to my blog!

Electric Narrowboat Conversion

Which electric motor would be most suited for a canal narrowboat of approx 50ft long? And what sort of size would I need? Would an old forklift motor

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DC to AC 3-phase

Does anyone make a direct mechanical brush to slip ring type 3-phase rotary converter to convert from DC to 3-phase AC? Hi, Chris - If I'm understanding

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Fisker, no. Karma Revero.

The Fisker Karma is back, and is now called the Karma Revero. You'd think I'd love it, right?

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Electric Semi Truck Conversion

I want to convert a Class 8 rig to a hybrid, with a 50kw diesel charging the batteries or running the motor(s) directly. Do you think this is possible?

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Which Motor for My Land Cruiser Conversion?

I would like to pull the motor in my landcruiser wagon and drop in an electric motor that I could pull my 500lb trailer through the mountains with.

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Electric Vehicle Conversion

If you're just starting your electric vehicle conversion journey, you might be saying to yourself: “You know what I need? Some videos!” Here are some of my favorites.

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This Nissan LEAF Runs on Sunshine

This Nissan Leaf runs on solar energy! Wanna find out what you can do to drive for FREE?

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Hypermiling: Drive Like a Girl

Hypermiling: the trick to getting the maximum range out of your electric car's battery pack. Ready to play?

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Global Warming Controversy

Global warming controversy: Fenderbender at the intersection of science and vested interests.

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Effects of Global Warming

Some places, like Alaska, suffer the effects of global warming more than others...and the rest of us depend on places like Alaska to keep OUR climate stable.

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