An Electric Car:

Manufacturers & Suppliers

Advanced Vehicle Technologies, a UK supplier of EV parts and vehicles, and convertor of conventional vehicles to electric
The Lynch Electric Motor Company, who make some motors which, for straight power-to-weight ratio, appear to have the opposition beat.
Wilde Evolutions, now acquired by are a US supplier of EV parts, including the Advanced DC motor.
Metric Mind supply the Siemens brushless motors, which are likely to be the most reliable available.
Elecsol, a flooded battery manufacturer. Good luck contacting them.


Powershift UK, an alternative energy advocate who distribute Government grants for (some) electric vehicles in the UK
The Car Folio Website does lots of data about all sorts of production cars - weights, Cd figures, that sort of thing
The Quantum Owners Club website, which I found more informative and browser-friendly than the official Quantum Website
The US Army is planning Electric Tanks (read to the bottom to see)
The Commuter Cars Corporation website, which describes their Tango model.
Svein Medhus' Ford van conversion (GeoCities site)

This page is part of an Open Source Electric Car Project, and is written and maintained by Simon. At this stage these pages are constantly under revision. Thoughts and comments are welcome.