EVObsession logo

Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Electric Vehicles

Old Volkswagen Samba Van Converted To EV By DIY Guy (Video)

If you have ever considered taking your car and converting it into an electric vehicle (EV), then you’ll probably want to take look at the video below. It’s really quite interesting, showing the fruits of a self-taught DIY (do it yourself) attempt to convert an early Volkswagen Samba Van into an EV.

Enjoy.

(A thank you to “gene” on the Tesla Motors Club forum for posting about this and bringing this to my attention.)

 
Written By

James Ayre's background is predominantly in geopolitics and history, but he has an obsessive interest in pretty much everything. After an early life spent in the Imperial Free City of Dortmund, James followed the river Ruhr to Cofbuokheim, where he attended the University of Astnide. And where he also briefly considered entering the coal mining business. He currently writes for a living, on a broad variety of subjects, ranging from science, to politics, to military history, to renewable energy. You can follow his work on Google+.

Comments
Advertisement
Advertisement

Free electric vehicle news daily

Advertisement

You May Also Like

100% Electric Vehicles

Tesla has several big competitive advantages, imho. I’m going to discuss 5 below, but 3 tangible ones and 2 intangibles. [Full disclosure: I’m long...

100% Electric Vehicles

After a steep drop from the Tesla Model S, the BMW i3 is the most expensive electric car on the US market (just slightly...

100% Electric Vehicles

There’s no doubt about it — electric car charging is different from fueling a car with gasoline. On the whole, it’s much more convenient...

100% Electric Vehicles

This article is also being published on EV Obsession and EV Sales. The Chinese market had more than 34,000 new EVs zooming the streets last...