Tom Hanks Electric Car Part 2
http://floydbogart.com/convert2ev.html or http://floydbogart.com/holtcarconversion.html
DIY Electric Car: 04A DC Motor Basics, Part 1
Showing how to build your own electric car. In this segment, we take a look at the basics of how DC motors work. This video is an excerpt from the instructional DVD "BUILD YOUR OWN ELECTRIC CAR", available from http://300mpg.org/electric-car-instructional-dvds/ To see other videos from this project, please click the playlist at: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmHss3DBZUilnbDh6BZStCrQbVcsNsgFM
How to Make an Old Car an EV - /ENGINEERED
Learn on Monday, wrench smarter on Sunday. Today: Electric Conversions! Introducing a NEW series on /DRIVE, aimed at educating you to build a faster, better, more reliable car: /ENGINEERED. We want to empower our fellow enthusiasts to know more, and do more, by learning from some of the best engineers in the game. This week we talk to the geniuses at EV West about their passion for converting the drive trains of classic cars from gas to electric. We wanted to know what it takes, what the response is, and how complicated it is. You may scream "blashemy", but you'll be surprised how fast they can be. Just ask Matt Farah: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVkJjt_Peg0
Testing the BMW i3 Electric Car
Will's on a quest to to find a new car, and is considering an all-electric vehicle. This week, he test drives the BMW i3, a unique hatchback that can run for 80 miles on a full charge. We take the i3 on the freeway, on San Francisco's steepest hill, and test its self-parking feature.