OwnerRichard van Wyhe
Owner's Other EVs1974 Volkswagen Beetle
1978 Porsche 924
1976 Porsche 912E
1974 Karmann Ghia
LocationShasta Lake, California United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1991 Volkswagen Double Cab Transporter
Never imported to the US, these are a rare find.
MotorHPEVS AC-75 3-Phase AC
ControllerCurtis 1238-7601
Batteries38 CALB/Skyenergy 180 Ah, 3.30 Volt,
System Voltage130 Volts
ChargerElcon PFC-2500
Double element liquid heater using stock heater core.
DC/DC ConverterElcon
Stock Curtis Gauge
12 volt Gauge
Top Speed80 MPH (128 KPH)
These things are low geared from the factory.
AccelerationLeaves rubber in second gear.
Range60 Miles (96 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 adults
Rear seat was removed to allow for a personal mobility scooter.
Curb Weight3,800 Pounds (1,727 Kilograms)
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