Tag: Electromod

Electric Chevy 3100 Truck Combines Classic Styling With Zero Emissions

The classic Chevrolet 3100 pickup truck has just been converted into an EV thanks to Californian company Kindred Motorworks. In creating the car, Kindred takes a 1947-1953 Chevrolet 3100 and ditches the original powertrain entirely, in favor of a 74 kWh battery pack juicing up a 294 hp electric motor at the rear wheels. The […]

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Jeep CJ Surge Concept Debuts As A SEMA Bound Electromod

The SEMA Show is home to petrolheads, but Mopar is using the event to explore electromods with the Jeep CJ Surge concept. Starting with the powertrain, the concept features a scalable 400-volt, 268 hp (200 kW / 272 PS) Electric Drive Module that resides in the engine bay and is mounted to the frame via […]

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Nissan Bringing Electromod Sunny Truck, 1,300 HP Formula Drift Z, And Other Concepts To SEMA 2022

Nissan is getting ready for the fast-approaching SEMA show, and it’s so excited that it’s already showing off the six concepts it will bring to the Las Vegas Convention Center from November 1 to 4. With electric vehicles, a variety of trucks, and race cars, not to mention a raft of aftermarket parts, the Nissan […]

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Tony Hawk Shows Jay Leno His Futurized Tesla-Powered 1964 Corvette EV

General Motors is now working on an electric crate motor for classic vehicles, but until it comes, people interested in modifying old Chevrolets to run on electric power, like retired skateboarder Tony Hawk, have to find other EV powertrains to swap into their classics. In a recent episode of Jay Leno’s Garage, the CNBC show, […]

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Everrati’s Electric Porsche 964 Widebody Cabriolet Blends Open-Air Driving With 500 HP

Everrati unveiled its latest EV conversion based on the Porsche 964 Cabriolet with a widebody configuration and a 500-hp zero-emission powertrain. The company suggests that the Cabriolet EV is the first of its kind, joining the company’s previous EV conversions of the 964 911 Coupe and Targa. Everrati’s Porsche 964 Cabriolet retains the classic looks, […]

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Someone Should Build This Designer’s Fiat Barchetta Electromod Study

This story includes speculative illustrations for a fictional Fiat Barchetta electromod created by independent designer Marco Maltese that are neither related to nor endorsed by Fiat. The Fiat Barchetta, the predecessor of the now-discontinued 124 Spider, has been somewhat neglected by the automotive press. Independent designer Marco Maltese wanted to change that, so he created […]

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Charge Cars Bringing Its Impressive Electric AWD 1967 Ford Mustang To The USA

Niche British company Charge Cars is bringing its electric 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback to the United States as part of a tour to drum up sales. Charge’s overhauled ’67 Mustang was unveiled in early March and will be capped at just 499 units worldwide. It will celebrate its U.S. debut at the Petersen Automotive Museum […]

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Renault R5 Turbo 3E Is A Modern EV Take On The Homologation Special

Before unveiling the production version of the new R5 EV, Renault honored the iconic supermini for one last time with a one-off electromod version of the R5 Turbo homologation special. The R5 Turbo 3E concept is a fully electric hot hatch with 375 hp and a redesigned exterior inspired by gaming. The R5 Turbo 3E […]

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