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Property, Plant and Equipment (Details 1)

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Property, Plant and Equipment (Details 1) (Workhorse Custom Chassis, LLC [Member], USD $)
Mar. 31, 2015
Workhorse Custom Chassis, LLC [Member]
 
Consideration  
Cash at closing $ 2,750,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedFinancialLiabilities
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Secured debenture 2,250,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedNoncurrentLiabilitiesLongTermDebt
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Consideration, Total 5,000,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedLiabilities
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Assets acquired  
Inventory 400,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedInventory
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Equipment 500,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedEquipment
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Land 300,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedLand
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Buildings 3,800,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedBuildings
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember
Assets acquired, Total $ 5,000,000us-gaap_BusinessCombinationRecognizedIdentifiableAssetsAcquiredAndLiabilitiesAssumedAssets
/ us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionAxis
= wkhs_WorkhorseCustomChassisLlcMember