Some people really, really, really…like, really want to live the good old days.
Jim Belosic, for instance, had so much nostalgia toward his high school ride, a 1981 Honda Accord, that he bought a replica. But instead of just leaving it in his garage in mint condition, the crazy guy put in some work and reinvented it as a souped-up sports car with help from a Tesla drivetrain.
The Teslonda, which Belosic coined, sports a 536-horsepower engine and can haul major ass as seen in the video below.
For a good look at just how the car enthusiast did this, take a look at this video.
Belosic turned the, I guess we can call it “classic” car, into a rear-wheel-drive Gasser-style electric car using some Tesla drivetrain ingredients from a Tesla Model S P85. The result? A 0-60mph of 2.7 seconds.