What (or Who) is Macchina?

We are a team of Car Nerds that build hardware to help you Root Your Ride!

And you may ask yourself: Well...How did [we] get here?

Several years ago, a group of friends decided to build an electric car. More specifically, we converted an old Ford Contour to electric by replacing the existing gasoline motor with an electric motor and the fuel tank with batteries. Rather quickly we realized that a major obstacle was convincing the various computers within the car to not be upset after its engine had gone missing...


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