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Saturn SL2 Electric Car Conversion

Electric Cars are for Girls

I have been considering converting my 1999 Saturn SL2 to electric. This has an automatic transmission. only drive 12Km to work every day and believe

Cheap Electric Car Conversion Possible?

Electric Cars are for Girls

What would it take to convert a Saturn SC2 to electric? The information on web sites is all over the place. Some want $5,000.00 for a kit while another

AMP to convert 3 Saturn VUEs to battery electric powertrains for DTE Energy

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will convert three of DTE Energy’s fleet Saturn VUE SUVs to battery electric powertrains. AMP, a company engaged in the conversion of new vehicles to full battery-electric drive, unveiled its all-electric conversion of the GM Chevrolet Equinox earlier this year. AMP Holding Inc. Earlier post.) Earlier post.).

An Easy EV Conversion Kit For People

Open Source Civic EV Kit

After spending the past year and a half converting a Porsche 914 to an electric vehicle, I decided to expand my horizons by designing an open-source electric vehicle (EV) conversion kit for a commonly used car. The Saturn came up a distant second, but everyone agreed that the Civic was the best. Damn the torpedoes. Here we go

Remy to Supply HVH250 Electric Motors to Advanced Mechanical Products for EV Conversions

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AMP will use the Remy HVH250 electric motors in their custom electric vehicle conversions. Tags: Conversions Electric (Battery) Motors

First steps

DIY Electric Car

It's a 2002 Saturn SL1 with 220,000 miles and a rough engine, however it still runs. I have bought my donor car. Attached Thumbnails.

Transmission Removed!

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

First up was removing the rear portion of the exhaust system, shown here next to my trusty 34mpg 1994 Saturn. Here is the removed transmission.

Rebuilt Transmission Coming Tuesday

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

About a month ago, I sold my old '94 gasoline Saturn wagon and purchased an '03 Subaru Outback. I'm glad to see Ross Cunniff and Matt Kneipper get their AC 914 conversions on the road as well. I just received an e-mail from Greg Robbins that he shipped a rebuilt transmission to me via UPS and it should arrive next Tuesday! Cheers, Ti

My Tesla arrives in Los Angeles!

Revenge of the Electric Car

Since then, I’ve had the pleasure of driving a Toyota Rav-4 EV conversion. The keys will likely be handed to me (and EV1 co-veteran Linda Nicholes) by Bob Sexton, the very mechanic who rotated the tires of our EV1s at Saturn Marina del Rey back in 1998. I am very very lucky! It’s alive! It’s alive! It’s alive!

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PHEV Energy Bill

Plug In Partners

W e've had the people in our shop go over the new energy bill with an eye for Plug Ins and electric transportation in general.

Plug-In Hybrids (or Plugin Hybrids)

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Many more heavy-duty vehicle conversions (including three recycling dump-trucks that will run in "silent" mode for pickups) are in progress.

GM Releases New Viability Plan, Launches Bond Exchange; Phasing Out Pontiac

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As part of the new plan, GM will accelerate the wind-down or sale of HUMMER, Saturn and Saab to the end of 2009, and phase out Pontiac by the end of 2010. In total, the US Treasury debt conversion, VEBA modification and bond exchange could result in at least $44 billion in debt reduction. Fritz Henderson. billion in 2008 to $23.2

MAEAA Web Links

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Chevrolet S-10 :Brian has a new and very nice conversion. Chevrolet S-10 :Jim Coates very clean conversion Chevrolet S-10 :Mark Brueggemanns neat project, and more. Comutacar : Scott HullsC-cars and upgrades DaihatsuFellow Van : Interesting Japanese conversion. FordExpress : Svein Medhus has the first EV conversion in Norway.

How Carmakers Are Responding to the Plug-In Hybrid Opportunity

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Plans Saturn Vue PHEV-10. Aims to get Saturn Vue on road in 2010; no production goal. Establishing dealer network. Batteries not ready.

Electric-Car Fans Rally Around the Volt - Green Inc. Blog -

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April 18, 2009 1:40 am Link I drive a Saturn SL1 that has over 300K miles on it. Supporters of the car say that’s shortsighted. James.