07 Aug '12, 1pm

#DidYouKnow: You can convert your car to all-electric for as little as $16k:

#DidYouKnow: You can convert your car to all-electric for as little as $16k:

German EV conversion company TurnE Conversions transformed this Smart Car into an all-electric vehicle with just a few simple modifications. Photo: Seth Leitman Want to get in on emissions-free EV travel but can’t find a car that strikes your fancy? You’re certainly not alone. Roadblocks such as price, range anxiety and concerns over style and convenience lead many drivers to shy away from EVs. But what if we told you that you can build your own electric vehicle for the price of a new economy car? The idea may sound far-fetched at first, but that’s exactly what Seth Leitman, consulting series editor of McGraw-Hill’s Green Guru Guides , creator of Green Living Guy and author of the book “Build Your Own Electric Vehicle ,” is out to prove to America. “We’re trying to prove that you can take any car and convert it to electric,” Leitman told Earth911. “You can do it right now ...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2012/08/07/seth-leitman-build-yo...

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