10 Reasons Why VW Volkswagen Beetle Is A Great Electric Donor Car

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10 Reasons Why VW Volkswagen Beetle Is A Electric Donor Car

1) Inexpensive.

An old VW Bug is generally inexpensive. You can find it You can find one at a used car dealership, trading sites, government sites etc.

If you are lucky to find an old Beetle with a engine, better still. You can ask the for a lower price since you to spend money to repair the But he does not know you are planning to get rid of it!

2) Simplicity.

Generally, a [tag-tec]Bug is very simple. No complicated components or circuitry to mess

3) Rear wheel drive.

If you are for an electric donor car, find one that has a rear drive. Most old VW Beetles are wheel drive.

4) Ample space in front.

This is one of the why I think a Bug is good for EV conversion. It has a storage space available in of the car.

If you were to take out the spare you have enough space to at least 10 units of deep batteries .

5) Ample storage the car.

There’s more space behind the driver’s Add in more batteries to extend [tag-tec]electric car[/tag-tec] drive

6) Readymade electric car conversion

Since a VW Beetle is such a electric donor car, you can find the EV conversion kit for a Bug. will save you a lot of time it to run on electricity.

The biggest advantage is the adapter Since the metal adapter is already cut to fit a Beetle, all you have to do is it up and bolt it on. Easy!

7) Light

Generally, an old VW Bug weight less 1800 lbs. This is for an electric car. Less means less inertia less power needed to the car.

Less power means longer battery

8) Easy to remove the engine.

of its great engineering, it is relatively to remove the internal combustion (ICE). All you have to do is open the cover, place a hoist it, loosen a few bolts and it is out.

Some other cars require a lot more time and It is like pulling out a tooth!

9) transmission.

If you are building an electric car via Do It (DIY) approach, you need to get a car that has a manual transmission. It is easy to find an old manual VW Beetle. Saving you time and

10) Parts availability.

Since there are so many old Beetles around, sourcing for parts would not be a problem. this boils down to

There it is! 10 reasons why I think an old Beetle will be a great car for a DIY electric car conversion project.

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