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(former owner, EV has been sold)
Owner's Other EVsPeugeot Partner Electric
1996 Twike TW084
1999 Semca Fun Elec
1995 Ligier Optima
1991 City EL
1974 Kynast EMO 374
1994 Puli 2E
1996 Renault Clio Electrique

2007 EVT 168 Retroscooter
2004 Th!nk City PIV4
2008 Think City
LocationHuertgenwald, North Rhine-Westphalia Germany map
Vehicle1998 Renault Clio electrique
Build in the 1990 it was one of the first generation French electric cars. Subsidized by the French government these great, but formerly expensive cars were nearly only driven by energy companies.
MotorAsea Brown Boveri GN 21 M4A, 21 kW Separately Excited DC
DrivetrainFront wheel drive, single speed gear box, gear ratio 8,02
Batteries19 Saft STM-100, 6.00 Volt, Nickel-Cadmium, Flooded
System Voltage114 Volts
The internal charger has 2 settings: 10 Amp and 16 Amp primary. This is about 11 Amp and 20 Amp secondary.

Additional for quick recharge I use:
Zivan NG3
3 switching power supplies

This will deliver a charging current of over 50 Amps. The Clio then is charged up to over 80 percent in 1h 20 min.
HeaterVolvo gas heater
DC/DC ConverterSagem
Top Speed60 MPH (96 KPH)
Range55 Miles (88 Kilometers)
Watt Hours/MileOn my daily commute in very hilly terrain 1,19 Ah per KM.
On flat roads under ideal conditions under 0,8 Ah per KM.
EV Miles
Current:10,500 Miles (16,894 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,300 Pounds (1,045 Kilograms)
Tires165/70 R13
Watch this car in motion:

sold 1/2010

code by jerry