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Old 12-07-2007, 05:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Cool Video: Yet another Electric Powered Geo

Found another electric Geo Metro on YouTube:

[YOUTUBE]http://www.youtube.com/v/bX-cvcoK1Fs[/YOUTUBE]


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Old 12-07-2007, 05:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Too bad his videos aren't as good as darin's. Invite him to the site,
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Old 12-07-2007, 06:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Invite him to the site,
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Oh dang it, I don't know why it says the 'video is no longer available' when I click it. It works on the YouTube site
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Old 12-07-2007, 07:54 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Oh dang it, I don't know why it says the 'video is no longer available' when I click it. It works on the YouTube site

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Old 12-07-2007, 07:58 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Old 12-07-2007, 10:10 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 12-07-2007, 10:20 PM   #7 (permalink)
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It works if I click anywhere but the big "PLAY" button in the middle of the image or the little "play" button at the bottom. If I click anywhere else in the image, YouTube opens in a new window and the vid plays. Something new to troubleshoot!

Anyway, yes. The e-volks people associated with this video are fairly well known as purveyors of super-cheap EV's. They were selling complete 48v Metro conversions at one point for about $2500 US.

The cars I've seen them produce more recently are a bit more advanced than the ForkenSwift (72v), and are a bit more expensive than $2.5k.

See http://www.preparedness1.com/electric_vehicles.htm
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Old 12-08-2007, 07:44 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Wowser! I'd totally buy one of those, however I'm wondering what Canada customs would think bringing those over the border (plus I would probably have to safety the EV for Saskatchewan anyway)?

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