ATVs can be lots of fun, but an all-electric one gets my attention. Australian company EVolution do electric conversion projects and have recently converted this POLARIS PRO XD from a 3-cylinder diesel to an all-electric monster. This project was commissioned by the Australian Defense Force, which is also great to see, showing they are aware of the opportunity electric vehicles present and they’re prepared to experiment. The e-ATV conversion now offers up to 200kms of range from its 24kWh lithium-ion battery pack. Powering the ATV is a unique and custom-designed tri-motor drivetrain to enable the prototype to meet strict requirements including reduced noise and heat signature, reducing the risk of discovery while in the field. The individually powered wheels also enable […]
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