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Jay Leno is “restomodding” a 1914 Detroit Electric car [Video]

Jay Leno 1914 Detroit Electric

Notorious gear-head Jay Leno has been a long-time supporter of electric vehicles and his latest restoration is a great reminder of the history of the segment.

Leno bought the body of a 1914 Detroit Electric car and he is restoring it while upgrading its electric drivetrain, which he calls “restomodding” – a combination of “restoration” and “modding”. Expand