1980-1989 Land Rover Discovery Electric Conversion

Welcome to the remarkable fusion of classic British design and groundbreaking performance with our electrified 1980-1989 Land Rover Discovery.

Note: Illustrative only, final look depends on options selection and starting model.

We’ve taken this iconic 4×4, renowned for its rugged charm and adventurous spirit, and supercharged it with a state-of-the-art electric drivetrain.

The result is a unique blend of nostalgic aesthetics with a powerful, whisper-quiet drive that offers an exhilarating new way to enjoy this off-road legend. As you rediscover this quintessential 80s classic, you’ll experience unprecedented performance and efficiency, whilst relishing every bit of its timeless appeal.

With Voltique’s Land Rover Discovery electric conversion, we’re not just preserving the past, we are propelling it into the future.

Vehicle specifications
0-100 km/h5.0 seconds
Battery capacity50kWh
Charging time (0-80%)Standard: 10 hrs
Supercharger: 1.5 hrs
Motor power270 kW (362 hp)
Torque441 Nm (325 ft lb)
Top speed249 km/h (governed)
* Values will vary based on options and model.

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Frequently asked questions

Do you offer electric Range Rovers?

Yes, submit an enquiry through our contact form and we can discuss your options when it comes to electric range rovers.

Is this an electric car conversion kit?

No, we sell complete running vehicles that have been converted to electric.

Do I bring my own vehicle?

In rare circumstances where you already have a vehicle and we have inspected it to ensure it will be fit for conversion, yes, but in most cases we prefer to source the vehicle.

Do you only create electric classic cars?

Yes, our singular focus is on bringing the classics into the future. There’s no reason not to be green while driving a classic beauty!

What kind of performance can I expect from an electric conversion?

Electric conversions can significantly enhance the performance of classic cars, offering instant torque, quick acceleration, and a smoother driving experience. For specific performance details of each model, please refer to the respective product pages.

How does the conversion process work?

Our skilled team starts by carefully removing the internal combustion engine and related components. We then install a state-of-the-art electric drivetrain, ensuring seamless integration with the existing car infrastructure. The process typically takes several weeks, depending on the model.

Will an electric conversion alter the look of my classic car?

No, we prioritise maintaining the original aesthetics and character of your classic car. Any necessary modifications are made with the utmost respect for the vehicle’s original design.

What is the range of an electric conversion?

The range depends on the specific model and battery package selected. Some customers want extended range, while others would prefer to keep cost and weight down by opting for a smaller battery. For more information, please contact us.

How do I charge my electric classic car?

You can charge your electric classic car at home using a standard electrical outlet or at any public charging station. The charging time will vary based on the battery size and the power source.

Are electric conversions more eco-friendly?

Yes, electric cars produce zero tailpipe emissions, reducing air pollution and contributing to a healthier environment. Additionally, they’re more energy-efficient than traditional petrol or diesel cars.