John Stonier

Sep 6, 2021

9 min read

Why you should electrify a Classic Car. Part I

A 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air is considered and American Classic. Should it be converted to electric?
The 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air.

Blasphemy! How could you replace the engine of an original factory car with a modern electric motor and power electronics and still consider it a “classic”? The sound of combustion and the smell of gasoline are intricately connected to the joy of owning an antique or classic car. The feeling of explosive power. Originality counts.