Ford Comuta electric car, 1967

Image number: 10221430

Ford Comuta electric car, 1967

Ford UK designed the Comuta in the 1960s as a non-polluting car for urban and suburban motoring. Powered by four 12 volt 85 amp lead batteries, when fully charged the car had a range of 60 kilometres at a speed of 40 km/h and was capable of a maximum speed of 60 km/h.

Image number:
10221430
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
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Science Museum
 

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