Hello! Log in or Register   |  Help  |  Donate  |  Buy Shirts  See all banner ads | Advertise on TheSamba.com  
Classifieds Index -> Vehicles -> Type 1/Bug - 1968-up
1968 Electric Beetle For Sale $10K Pop-up ad layout What is this? | Turn on always show all large photos     Ad id: 458961
Additional Photos
Click to load image
L & R arrow keys scroll through photos
160 HP Motor & 1000 Amp Zilla controller
Power up anywhere
Charged up and ready to go
No exhaust pipes
Disc Brakes
Photo Photo Photo
Photo Photo
1968 Electric Beetle For Sale $10K   Price: $10K
This is a 1968 Electric Beetle, which was converted to operate on 100% electric power in 1979. The cost of charging the batteries is 2 cents per mile. It has a 120 Volt built in charger. Top speed 65 MPH, range 55 miles with new batteries. The battery pack is 144 Volts, controller 1,000 Amps, battery capacity 17 kWh. Maximum acceleration power is 144,000 Watts, which produce 160 HP. Battery heaters improve the performance and range. Electric space heaters provide heat through the heating and window defroster vents.

Have an EV built for $35,000.

New batteries installed on 6/21/15
Dual sensor battery heating system
Sealed battery boxes with blowers
On board charger 2,400 VA, PF 0.98, 120/240 VAC
Programmable charger algorithm with equalization mode
Auto scan digital thermometer with 6 inputs
CD player, FM receiver
Lightened flywheel
Din rail power panel
Front disc brakes
Front and rear coilover shocks
Dual horns
Up grade rear Torsion Bars
Intermittent wiper motor controller with washer pump

Turn your VW in to a great Electric Vehicle. Now you have a choice, VICTIM at the pump or VoltsWagen.

See how you can convert a Beetle to run on electric power.

Stinking Gas report;
10/14/16, San Jose, CA $2.45. My GMC Sierra pick-up has a 34 gallon tank, total cost to fill the tank is $88. Electric car distance for $88 of electricity is 4,410 miles.

Drive from San Francisco to Chicago, IL, and back for LESS than the cost of ONE tank of gas.

When the batteries run low, FREE charging stations can be found at many businesses.

This is a powerful custom electric vehicle. The owned must have a good working knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems.

Contact Wayne Johnson 408 396 0676 I will accept cash.
Advertiser information Ad information
Member since:
Wayne S. Johnson Premium Membership
Wayne Johnson
408 842-4232
April 12, 2006
Email this Advertiser
Email this Advertiser
Ad placed: 
Ad renewed: 
Ad last edited: 
Payments accepted: 
Gilroy, California, USA Map it
1 - Excellent
Sat May 26, 2007 11:50 am
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:06 am
Sun Mar 18, 2018 2:22 pm
Vehicles - Type 1/Bug - 1968-up

View other ads View profile Search for Feedback Watch this ad | Report this Ad
Watch this seller Share: Email Facebook Twitter

Forum topic on Automobile transport/shipping information
Other ads from Wayne S. Johnson
See all | See ads in this category
Bosch 6v Generator Type 3
Bosch 6v Generator Type 3
Bluetooth & 30 Watt Power Amp radio upgrade
Bluetooth & 30 Watt Power Amp radio upgrade
SCAT 8-PASS Oil Cooler with two 7,500 RPM fans
SCAT 8-PASS Oil Cooler with two 7,500 RPM fans
6 V Radio to 12 V upgrade with optional Bluetooth
6 V Radio to 12 V upgrade with optional Bluetooth
Semaphore Lamp and Turn Signal Flasher 6/12V
Semaphore Lamp and Turn Signal Flasher 6/12V

About | Help | Advertise | Donate | Premium Membership | Privacy/Terms of Use | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright © 1996-2018, Everett Barnes. All Rights Reserved.
Not affiliated with or sponsored by Volkswagen of America | Forum powered by phpBB