rear viewCOG belt driveCALB cells installedlower battery pack
OwnerPat Sweeney
Owner's Other EVsE-Bent-1
1988 Pontiac Fiero
LocationTenino, Washington US map
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Vehicle2013 Lotus 7
Replica of a 1950s Lotus 7 roadster.
Drivetraindual 6.7" traction motors driving the 3rd member
ControllerCafe Electric Z1k HV
Zilla 1k
Batteries48 CALB/Skyenergy 100AH, 3.20 Volt, Lithium-Ion
using Mini BMS centralized system.
System Voltage156 Volts
ChargerManzanita Micro PFC20
Mini BMS controls the charger.
HeaterThe Sun
DC/DC ConverterKepco 22 amp
universal input ac 80 to 250V/ DC 110 to 370V
Top Speed80 MPH (128 KPH)
RPM limited
Range100 Miles (160 Kilometers)
EV Miles
Current:100 Miles (160 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 sun loving individuals. (no top)
Curb Weight1,600 Pounds (727 Kilograms)
Conversion Time2 years
Conversion Cost$15000
Additional FeaturesFull independent suspension. Roll bar Just upgraded to COG belt drive to replace the chain drive.
Much quieter with the cog belt drive. Now if the sun will stay out I can enjoy the car for the summer.

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