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OwnerDarren Sims
LocationTucson, Arizona United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2001 Volkswagen Jetta Wolfsburg Edition
MotorNetgain Warp 9 Series Wound DC
Original Kostov motor self-destructed at 40,200 miles: armature balancing putty flaked off and damaged winding insulation resulting in internal flash and melted windings. Replaced with Warp-9 motor.
DrivetrainFactory 5-speed transverse manual transmission with clutch
ControllerEvnetics Soliton-1
1000A continuous, Liquid cooled,PWM
Batteries45 Thunder Sky 160Ah, 3.20 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
System Voltage144 Volts
ChargerManzanita Micro PFC-40
Heater2kW liquid heater & stock heater core
DC/DC ConverterIota DLS-75
InstrumentationBattery Volts
Battery kilo Amps
Brusa BCM400 multi-function DC Wh/Ah meter (1% accuracy)
Itron Sentinel AC Energy meter in trunk (0.2% accuracy)
Top Speed90 MPH (144 KPH)
Had to slow down, still had more to go...
Range60 Miles (96 Kilometers)
stop-and-go city traffic with one or two passengers
EV Miles
Start:91,751 Miles (147,627 Kilometers)
Current:175,401 Miles (282,220 Kilometers)
Total:83,650 Miles (134,592 Kilometers)
    As of 5/10/2019
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight3,540 Pounds (1,609 Kilograms)
Tires205/55R16 Goodyear assurance fuel max
Conversion Time1+ years
Conversion Cost$24000

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