Electric Ford Courier Project

Posted by starstuff on Thursday February 26, 2009 1:03pm,UTC

"...It's a banana yellow 1974 Ford Courier Pickup. This truck was found in a chicken coop in Yakima, WA by a friend in the early 90's, with only 18,000 miles on it. I always though it would be a good electric vehicle conversion -- lightweight (2700lbs curb weight), lots of weight capacity (1400lbs), no power steering or power brakes, and quite simple to work on. Over the years, it was used as a second vehicle, but never that much, and only had 36,000 miles on it when the engine was pulled to make it an EV...." - more

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