|Owner's Other EVs||2001 Daihatsu HiJet|
Sebring SX Kit Car
|Location||Much Hadham, England United Kingdom map|
|Vehicle||2008 Vectrix VX-1 |
Maxi-size, high performance, all-electric
scooter. 400cc equivalent.
|Motor|| SBC Brushless DC|
20.2 kW (27.1 hp) peak; 7 kW (9.4 hp)
|Drivetrain||125V 3.7kWh NiMh battery, rear wheel planetary |
gear drive from brushless DC motor. Electric
reverse (rotate throttle backwards from stop).
|Batteries||102 Gold Peak GP30EVH, 1.20 Volt, Nickel-Metal Hydride|
|System Voltage||125 Volts|
|DC/DC Converter|| |
|Top Speed||68 MPH (109 KPH)|
Originally limited by controller to 60mph -
modified since by firmware upgrade.
|Acceleration||Initially a bit lame but after 5 mph or so it goes |
well up to about 40 mph where it drops off
steadily up to top speed. Generally OK for such
a big and heavy lump (234kg) but if it had 2
gears it would be excellent...
|Range||65 Miles (104 Kilometers)|
From the manual (and with a new pack):
25mph : 65m
35 : 54
40 : 48
50 : 36
60 : 20
|Watt Hours/Mile||130 Wh/Mile |
|Seating Capacity||2 adults|
|Curb Weight||515 Pounds (234 Kilograms)|
|Conversion Cost||Bought off eBay for UKÂ£2k in March2012 with .|