OwnerEd Thorpe
Owner's Other EVs1998 Honda EVplus
2000 Corbin Sparrow
2001 Xootr eX3
1993 Kewet EL-JET3
1973 Aurenthetic Charger
1998 Ford Ranger EV
2012 Yikebike Fusion
LocationAlameda, California United States map
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Vehicle1974 Fiat Bertone X1/9
Converted in Texas.
MotorNetgain Warp9 Series Wound DC
Connected to original gearbox through an adaptor.
DrivetrainOriginal 4 speed gearbox with clutch removed. In process to restore clutch for easier shifting.
144v controller with dual cooling fans.
Batteries12, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage144 Volts
ChargerElcon PFC 2000
110v/220v ac input, passive finned cooling.
HeaterNot connected yet.
Putting in seat heaters with upholstery of seats.
DC/DC ConverterSevcon
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
Best range at 45 mph.
EV Miles
Start:58,000 Miles (93,322 Kilometers)
    As of 10/2/2011
Seating Capacity2 adults
Conversion TimeSecond owner, conversion done by original owner.
Additional FeaturesIn the process of cleaning up, getting the dash and seats redone and will upgrade controller/charger/batteries to increase performance.

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