Naysayers are quick to scoff at medium-speed electric vehicles as “useless”, arguing that they’re too slow and don’t go far enough on a charge (OK, they say that part about almost all EV’s). What these people fail to understand is that their vehicle needs are not the same as everyone else’s vehicle needs.
Tens of thousands of people in North America and elsewhere have already bought and are using low- and medium-speed electric vehicles for local driving, from actual golf carts, to NEV’s (neighbourhood electric vehicles), to faster cars such as the classic Citicar/Commutacar, to the newer Zap Xebra.
And now they’re building their own, on the cheap!
Feel motivated? Well then, here’s what we learned about budget EVs from the 3 amigos, both in general and specifically....
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