08 Aug '11, 3am

Build Your Own Solar-Powered Vehicle For Less Than $600 | Care2 Causes

This is nice coming from Pakistan. There are many similar vehicles around, but people are stuck on their internal combustion engines. The Build Your Dreams company (www.BYD.com) builds electric battery cars that function like a regular car. E-6 can go 260 miles/charge and the battery recharges in 1-2 hours. I want them to put a solar panel on the roof and the hub of a car in order to keep recharging battery while in the day light. That can extend the range of the car. When you compare E-6 with Volt, which goes only 40 miles/one charge and has to be backed up by gasoline, or Leaf, which goes 100 miles/charge, the Chinese electric care industry is far ahead. Naturally, Tesla motors has a great sport car, Tesla Roadster goes 260 miles/charge and it takes 3 hours recharging, but costs ~150K while you can get E-6 for 25K. Since the instructions how to build this Pakistani vehic...

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