Mostly homemade electric cars are doing on the basis of cars and large equipment for these purposes is not ispolzuyut. But there are exceptions – look at this SUV classic Range Rover 1972, converted to electric car, reports the Chronicle.info with reference on the center.
Its 3.5-liter, 135-horsepower V8 replaced the twin-engined electric powerplant capacity of 130 HP, and the battery used the battery from Tesla Model S P85.
However, migrated the battery is not full: of 16 cells were taken 15, so the capacity of a battery is 80 instead of 85 kWh. Also in the Arsenal machine is the energy recovery system.
The range on a single charge the Range Rover EV is 280-320 km, which is a pretty impressive figure.
Its off-road qualities of the car is preserved completely as before, he was not afraid even in the most difficult off-road.