KickgasRear battery packFront battery pack
OwnerPat Sweeney
Owner's Other EVsE-Bent-1
2013 Lotus 7 replica
LocationTenino, Washington United States map
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Vehicle1988 Pontiac Fiero
Mid Motor Rear Wheel drive Sporty CarWhite with grey Interior.
MotorNetgain WARP 8 Series Wound DC
Drivetrain5 Speed Manual Transaxle Clutchless
ControllerCafe Electric Zilla 1K
with Hairball2
Batteries56 CALB/Skyenergy 100AH, 3.20 Volt, Lithium-Ion
Each cell has it's own regulator.
System Voltage188 Volts
ChargerManzanita Micro PFC 20
Controlled by Mini BMS
HeaterCeramic heat & defrost
DC/DC ConverterKepco RKW12-27
universal input 100 to 240VAC up to 370VDC 45amp output Over current & voltage protection output set to 13.8 VDC
InstrumentationMini BMS meter & low cell warning indicator
Top Speed90 MPH (144 KPH)
Still accilerating at 90 MPH
AccelerationAbout like a good running 4 banger
Range75 Miles (120 Kilometers)
75 miles under 40 MPH around town aprox. 40 miles freeway only 65 to 70 mph.
Watt Hours/Mile55 amps at 50 mph flat ground
EV Miles
Start:81,250 Miles (130,731 Kilometers)
Current:91,500 Miles (147,223 Kilometers)
Total:10,250 Miles (16,492 Kilometers)
    As of 4/7/2014
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,800 Pounds (1,272 Kilograms)
16 cells up front (room for 16 more)
40 cells in rear.
Tires195 R14 Michelin Energy
Conversion Time8 months to convert forever with updates.
Conversion Cost17000 and counting
Additional FeaturesVaccuum booster and tank up front Full belly pan Manzanita micro PFC 20 charger installed with adapter for 110V opportunity Charging. Mini BMS controls the charger & keeps the pack balanced. Plug it in, turn the charger on & walk away.

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