I am re-writing this book and the release will be out shortly!!!
McGraw-Hill Professional had asked me to re-write the first edition of Build Your Own Electric Vehicle by Bob Brandtfor many reasons. However, it was because of my experience and passion for electric cars. That was extremely humbling and I am looking forward to getting this book out to everyone.
Here is the new book Description for Build Your Own Electric Vehicle
The advantages of electric vehicles (EVs) are well-known: nonpolluting operation, a renewable power source, safety, and low cost of operation.

The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 calls for incandescent lights to be 25% to 30% more energy efficient in 2012 than they are now. By Thomas Claburn InformationWeek March 7, 2008 07:00 AM Incandescent bulbs are on the verge of extinction in Australia; they’re scheduled to be phasedContinue Reading

Venice is full of tourists on 100-lb Segways, but last week I biked down there to try out a different sort of electric transportation: The Motorboard. Linda of Roth Motor Co. met me with the electric Motorboard 2000XR, which I rode (left), trying not to take anyone down. I caughtContinue Reading