Build Your Own Electric Vehicle By The Book

Build Your Own Electric Vehicle By The Book
Build Your Own Electric Vehicle By The Book - Fuel Efficient News, Electric Car Books and Reviews - Automobile Magazine
The reality of BUILD YOUR OWN ELECTRIC VEHICLE is that for readers with engineering degrees and good fabrication skills, this book provides pages of beneficial information that could lead to a project vehicle.

After President Eisenhower launched the space race in the late 1950s, there was a national sentiment that capable, average Americans could home-build just about anything. All men needed were good instructions and the right tools. Companies like Zenith, Heathkit, and the Radio Shack franchise offered solder-wielding hobbyists build-it-yourself kits for radios, TVs, alarm systems, etc. These, of course, would be necessary fitments for Cold War era bomb shelters.

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Off-roaders usually make headlines for the wrong reasons these days. But it was the fuel-saving stop-start technology fitted to Land Rover’s new Freelander TD4_e that was grabbing attention at the Paris expo.The set-up certainly sounds impressive, cutting emissions by 15g/km to 179g/km on the 2.2-litre diesel.

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