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Riding In DIY Electric Vehicles In Ukraine (Videos) — EV Flashback

July 11th, 2019 | by Zachary Shahan

I've spent the past week or so thoroughly looking through our archives. In the process, I've run across some pretty funny and interesting old articles. This one below is from nearly 6 years ago! Tesla delivered a grand total of 5,500 cars in the quarter this was published (Q3 2012). I went on a cleantech tour of Ukraine at that time (Kiev and Crimea, just before Russia invaded Crimea), and there were many highlights, but it's hard to compete with the handmade electric car below. Check it out


The 1st Electric Car To Circle The World — Nissan Qashqai Conversion

November 26th, 2017 | by Jesper Berggreen

Hjalte has already seen me coming up the driveway to their house. He opens the door and greets me. I notice the electric Nissan Qashqai jacked up with one rear wheel removed. "What’s wrong with your car?" I ask. "Green won’t charge," he answers. "Nina thinks it has something to do with the charge port, and I removed the wheel to be able to look behind it."



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