|Owner||John P Matznick|
|Location||Ingram, Texas US map|
|Vehicle||1978 Fiat 124 |
Just picked this up off craigslist for a great price. Runs, but
needs all new gaskets. I will pull the engine and let someone
else rebuild it if they want.
Need to figure which motor will work for me..
|Drivetrain||5 speed manual|
Need to figure which controller will work for me..
|Batteries||0.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Gel|
Need to figure how many and what Amps will work for me..
Need to figure which charger will work for me..
|DC/DC Converter|| |
Need to figure which converter will work for me..
|Top Speed||75 MPH (120 KPH)|
65-75 Needs to be freeway worthy
|Range||30 Miles (48 Kilometers)|
Expected distance. Being conservative.
|Seating Capacity||4 adults|
|Conversion Cost||Purchase donor car = $1,500|
|Additional Features||I will be retrofitting a high wattage solar panel on the back rack to support radio, |
lighting and air con unit. Must have AC in TX!!
|UPDATE: Apr 2013 - Project still on hold due to RV lifestyle right now. Will continue in a |
This will be my personal car and project. I will be pulling the ICE soon and get rid of all
the parts on craigslist. then get the engine compartment and trunk nice and clean and
painted. After the initial clean out, I will have to put on the back burner for a bit due to
my other projects taking priority.