6 Alternative-Fuel Vehicles Built By Teenagers

6 Alternative-Fuel Vehicles Built By Teenagers

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lucas_laborde_electric_car-gas2-0.jpgThese teens are making vehicles that run on everything from solar to soy!

– Luke Laborde turned a 32 mpg gas-burning Bradley GT II kit car into a fully electric ride for just about $10,000.
– Five kids from West Philly’s high school auto shop class, ex-gang members and high school dropouts built a soybean-powered race car that gets 50+ mpg.
– An 8th-grader built a solar-powered 4-wheeled bike with GPS and iPod dock.
– Andrew Angelloti, after saving up $6,000 as a part time lifeguard, converted his Mazda truck to be an electric plug-in.

(Read about the teens and see the slideshow at Gas 2.0)

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