LocationKerrville, Texas United States map
Vehicle1978 Fiat 124
Just picked this up off craigslist for a great price.
Runs, but
needs all new gaskets. I will pull the engine and let
else rebuild it if they want.
Motorunknown unknown
Need to figure which motor will work for me..
Drivetrain5 speed manual
Need to figure which controller will work for me..
Batteries0.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Gel
Need to figure how many and what Amps will work for
Need to figure which charger will work for me..
HeaterPassive Solar
DC/DC Converter
Need to figure which converter will work for me..
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
65-75 Needs to be freeway worthy
Range30 Miles (48 Kilometers)
Expected distance. Being conservative.
Seating Capacity4 adults
Conversion CostPurchase donor car = $1,500
Additional FeaturesI will be retrofitting a high wattage solar panel on the back rack to support
lighting and air con unit. Must have AC in TX!!
UPDATE: July 1 2020
Project still on back burner however Lithium batteries like Tesla modules and
more are making is cheaper to do EV Conversions.

code by jerry