Poster Sustainability/Electric cars

By Sam and Viddy

what are electric cars

an electric car is a automobile that is propelled by one or more motors and the petrol is using gasoline batteries and also it is run on electric batteries it is a electric vehicle or ev for short it is a vehicle run on electric motors and unlike a hybrid car it is fuelled by gasoline and is a electric car.



unlike a hybrid car which is fuelled motor to improve efficiency an electric car is powered exclusively by electricity.

who invented electric cars

Thomas davenport Scottish inventor Robert Anderson invents the first carriage pawed by non rechargeable. primary cells American inventor the first practical electric in 1842 both Thomas davenport and Robert Anderson invented practical electric cars.

oct30, 2009 - Scottish inventor Robert Anderson invents the first crude electric carriage powered by non-rechargeable primary cells. American Thomas Davenport is credited with building the first practical electric vehicle -- a small locomotive.

where were they invented

between 1832 and 1839 British inventor Robert Anderson also invented a crude electrical carriage a patent for Scott lend.Since the invention of the first electric motor strong enough to do work in 1834 .... Electric automobiles were most popular in Chicago, Cleveland and Buffalo.


Since the invention of the first electric motor strong enough to do work in 1834 .... Electric automobiles were most popular in Chicago, Cleveland and Buffalo More practical and more successful electric road vehicles were invented by both Thomas Davenport and Scotsmen Robert Davidson around 1842..

when was this created

1834: Thomas Davenport invents the battery electric car. Or possibly Robert Anderson of Scotland (between 1832 and 1839). Using non-rechargeable batteries. Electric vehicles

would hold all vehicle land speed records until about 1900.


Between 1832 and 1839, British inventor Robert Anderson also invented a crude electrical carriage. A patent for the use of rails as conductors of electric current was granted in England in 1840, and similar patents were issued to Lilley and Colten in the United States in 1847.

why was it created

Not an invention of modern times, the electric car has a long and storied .... By 1900, electric cars were at their heyday, accounting for around a ...Petrol and diesel powered vehicles were not invented until later. By 1900 there were more steam and electric cars on the roads than petrol ...

how was it created