|Location||Deventer, Overijssel Netherlands map|
|Vehicle||1980 Arola 20 |
The Arola is a (very) small car for
|Motor||Bosch 3kW Compound Wound DC|
A 3kW motor taken from a Dutch ECar
manufacturer called Spijkstaal.
|Controller||Sevcon Sevcontrol MOS 90|
A 24V controller capable of 400A max.
|Batteries||4 Powersafe SBS60, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM|
4* semi-traction 12V 60Ah taken from cable
|System Voltage||24 Volts|
|Charger|| Gacon 24V 4,8,12A Charger|
|Top Speed||25 MPH (40 KPH)|
Top speed = 40 kph measured on a
bicyclecomputer I installed.
|Acceleration||Can make the tires spin while cornering.|
|Range||20 Miles (32 Kilometers)|
The vehicle is not road-legal, so I have driven only short distances with it.
|Watt Hours/Mile||Dit not measure|
|Seating Capacity||1 adult|
|Curb Weight||400 Pounds (181 Kilograms)|
I did not weigh it, but I lifted in into the back of a small truck. Man, it's heavy !
|Tires||Stock Arola tires.|
|Conversion Time||2 weeks|
|Conversion Cost||about 500 us$|
|I recently had to sell my electric cart. I am currently |
building a light twoseater.