Meet Scrape, The Custom Electric Muscle Bike

While sales on electric cars aren’t as strong as some people had hoped, the alternative fuel movement is inspiring designers and DIYers across the country. Self-taught designer and entrepreneur Todd Perkins has married the idea of electric drivetrains with some awesome concepts, the latest one being an electric muscle motorcycle called Scrape.

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Project Spotlight: The “Inhaler” 1923 Ford Model T EV 200 MPH Hot Rod

Hot rodding has its roots in a fringe group of auto enthusiasts who made radical engine and styling modifications in the pursuit of speed. But there is a new breed of hot rodder out there, who are taking everyday automobiles and converting them to a variety of alternative fuels, and they’re not all content to just putter around town at golf kart speeds. Todd Perkins wants to go fast, and his all-electric hot rod called “The Inhaler” has lofty goals…somewhere in the 200 mph range.

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