OwnerJohn C. Teal, Sr.
LocationMuncie, Indiana United States map
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Vehicle1985 Pontiac Fiero
Cost $10,000 + to build
Muncie, Indiana
MotorAdvanced DC 8 inch Series Wound DC
Drivetrainclutchless 5-speed manual
ControllerCurtis 1231-C
550 amp
Batteries20 Energizer EG-G2, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
Deep Cycle/ 1 /12volt accessory battery installed in original gas tank.
Charging plug installed in gas cap.
System Voltage120 Volts
Heater1500 watt- Ceramic
Instrumentationammeter, voltmeter, vacuum meter (on dash)
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
Range60 Miles (96 Kilometers)
EV Miles
Start:296,000 Miles (476,264 Kilometers)
Current:296,230 Miles (476,634 Kilometers)
Total:230 Miles (370 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 adults
Tires14" steel radial
Conversion Time3 months
Conversion Cost$10,000
Additional FeaturesVacuum pump assisted disc power brakes, air shocks on front, line lock emergency brake
I recently retired, I have been wanting to build an electric car for years, it was a great experience and I love my EV.

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