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Sinclair C5 Electric Car Teardown & Test Drive by EEVblog


In this entry, Dave (David L. Jone, an EE from Sydney, Australia) of EEVblog, goes back to the future and takes a 1985 vintage Sinclair C5 electric “car” for a spin, one of only a handful in the country. This was Sir Clive Sinclair’s vision for personal transport; it’s “hedgehog” nickname referred to the size of the vehicle – it was prone to being run over.