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OwnerMike
LocationBay City, Texas US map
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Vehicle1996 BMW 318i
318i converted by me
MotorNetgain Warp 9 Series Wound DC
Drivetrain5 speed
ControllerEvnetics Soliton Jr
Batteries45 Thunder Sky 60Ah LifePo4, 0.00 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
System Voltage144 Volts
ChargerElcon 144v PFC
Heaterceramic
DC/DC ConverterElcon 144v to 13v
Instrumentationstock
Top Speed100 MPH (160 KPH)
Accelerationbetter than stock from 0 to 40
Range40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
in city below 45 mph it gets around 50 miles to a charge, mix of highway and city around 30-40 miles depends greatly how you drive.
EV Miles
Start:148,000 Miles (238,132 Kilometers)
Current:153,000 Miles (246,177 Kilometers)
Total:5,000 Miles (8,045 Kilometers)
 
    As of 9/16/2012
Seating Capacity5 adults
Curb Weight3,000 Pounds (1,363 Kilograms)
almost the same as stock no suspension mods needed
Tirespilot sports
Conversion Timeoff and on waiting for parts 6 months
Conversion Cost12k including car
will be adding another 144v pack in the rear when funds are good!

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