Homemade Electric Car Maker Builds in his Garage

To see the 1 hr. documentary - http://www.createspace.com/205101 . I made this film years ago but it is contemporary and has amazing footage in it. This homemade carmaker is quite a character To see more of my work, visit www.theHoffmancollection.com.

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Dual Motor Electric Vehicle Drivetrain With Powerglide 2 Speed Transmission Walkthrough by EV West
Here's a brief 10 minute video that gives a nice overview of the EV West 2 speed Powerglide transmission that runs without a torque converter direct drive to 2 coupled Warp 11 motors. Depending on the voltage and current, these twin motors can put out well over 1000 lb/ft of torque, and 600+ horsepower. We used this motor and transmission combination to power our BMW M3 to the summit of Pikes Peak in 2012 setting an all time record for street legal electric cars. The strength and reliability of this system is key. For more information regarding this bolt in drive train, please visit http://evwest.com for the latest updates.




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