Florida DIY: If you can't buy one, build your own electric car
Sebastien Burgeois, president of a St. Petersburg manufacturer of solar pool heaters, is another, ahem, convert. He turned a couple of 1965 VW Beetles into electric drive vehicles and now sells the parts and information as a kit for $7,000. Ten kits have already been sold. Who said Florida was just a paradise for Caddy lovers?
[Source: St Petersburg Times via CanadaEast]
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