Although you are confident enough about converting a standard car into an electric-powered one, it may be a good idea not to use standard car for this purpose. It is a good idea to use your old car or purchase a cheap, used car for the project. It is obvious that you need to have a little bit more flexible budget for this project. After the car has been successfully converted, you could still use it for urban trips and you don’t need to purchase fuel at gas stations.
There are different conversion kits that can affect the performance of the converted car. When travelling, you should think about the proper battery life. When choosing a standard car for conversion, it is important to choose the lightweight model. Heavier cars will require more power to accelerate. When you purchase a used car for the conversion project, it shouldn’t be too old, so you are still able to find spare parts in the market. It is a good idea if you are able to choose used cars that have interchangeable parts between models, such as Toyota.