penwarden bought a 1993 car body from a wrecker’s, and took the combustion engine out herself. she replaced it with a new gearbox and electric engine, then packed the front and back of the car with batteries – 24 under the hood, and 56 in the boot https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/27/new-zealand-grandmother-creates-her-own-electric-car-for-24000 #1702 (y) mNews