Electric Car Conversion Kits
Do you want to convert a gas vehicle to an electric vehicle? There are many electric car
conversion kits out there for your do-it-yourself electric car conversion project. Which electric car conversion
kits are the best? There are certain things you need to check before you buy the electric car conversion kit. For
example, check the driving radious before you buy the electric car kit.
What electric car conversion kits are available on the market?
There are electric car conversion kits available from vendors and they can be used for
conversion in a do-it-yourself fashion. When making the transition from a gas vehicle to electric vehicle, you
should have a checklist of what to look for. Consider the following two important factors when fitting electric car
Factor 1: It is firstly important to check and see what type of car will
best be suited for the electric car conversion kit and which one best suits individual needs. Most of the electric
cars have a driving range between 30 to 70 miles so, if you will only be commuting in this range then having an
electric car conversion kit fitted in your vehicle makes sense.
Factor 2: The second important aspect regarding the electric car conversion
kits is knowing which type of car its best suited for. Having one for short range travel for light weight sedan
would be ideal whereas a pick up van or truck is more suitable for utility purposes. The fancier electric car
conversion kits have even been used in cars that can be used for short races and speedier accelerations, but these
are few and far between.
Cost comparison of electric cars and gasoline driven cars
A typical electric car conversion kit may enable the car to travel at speeds of up to 25 MPH
with a payload between two and four passengers and costs less than $10,000. The electric car conversion kit
should be well designed and manufactured and may include the: