24 Dec '16, 1pm

A very, very brief history of EVs but I love the "hummingbirds".

A very, very brief history of EVs but I love the "hummingbirds".

In the 1990's and after being out of the limelight, new found interest in the electric car re-surfaced. A hydro carbon energy crisis was to blame. the EV1 Electric Car by General Motors was produced and leased out to the public. The California Air Resources Board (CARB), began pushing for more electric vehicles under a "clean air" agenda. And while the EV1 ultimately did not survive, it did spring into existence the widely accepted Hybrid vehicle we see today. The rest of History is here and now. Tesla came into the picture and has lead the way in ensuring the electric car is here to stay and this time, for good.

Full article: https://electricforum.com/history-electric-vehicle/

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