Electric Wooden Buggy Hits the Streets of New York (VIDEO)

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Seth Kinmont is an artist with one foot in the future--and one way in the past. He built an electric car with a design based on a combination of old wooden buggy models, including a horse drawn carriage, and an Amish cart. Apparently, the whole thing runs on four 12-volt batteries. Video of the car in action after the jump Here's the odd electric wooden buggy in action, and Kinmont's thoughts on its creation (via Cool Hunting):

Well, it's probably not going to run Tesla out of business anytime soon, but it's definitely a cool project.

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