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1967 - Yardney Silvercel® experimental electric automobile


CD 2055018 E&MP1.034

Automobiles, Electric


Rear view of the Yardney Silvercel experimental electric automobile showing two silver-zinc batteries, the 7.2 horsepower electric motor that drives the car without any gears, and an ampere hour meter that shows how much energy has been used after the car is driven.

The Silvercel was developed by Yardney Electric Corporation, New York. 

Original Caption by Science Service
©Yardney Electric Corporation

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