18 bat aft22 bat front
OwnerCharles Hopper
LocationEdmonds, Washington United States map
Vehicle1991 Mazda Miata
MotorAdvanced DC 203-06-4001A Series Wound DC
If I was to do this again I would go wit a 9" motor.
Drivetrain5 speed clutchless
ControllerManzanita Micro Zilla 1K
Batteries40 CALB/Skyenergy 180AH, 3.20 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
Mini BMS
System Voltage132 Volts
ChargerElcon PFC 2500W
HeaterCeramic element, Solid state relays to switch
InstrumentationEV display
Top Speed85 MPH (136 KPH)
AccelerationAcceptable with the Zilla, previously had a Curtis and it was not so good
Range60 Miles (96 Kilometers)
50 with 20% held back
EV Miles
Start:192,000 Miles (308,928 Kilometers)
Current:197,400 Miles (317,616 Kilometers)
Total:5,400 Miles (8,688 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,416 Pounds (1,098 Kilograms)
1316 lbs front, 1100 rear
Total weight increase was 300 lbs equally distributed. also added a roll bar.
Conversion Time2.5 years
Conversion Cost$14,000 is with motor, DC-DC and contactors recycled from my last EV

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