OwnerMarvin McFalls
Owner's Other EV1995 Renault Express
LocationKnoxville, Tennessee US map
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Vehicle1995 Renault Renault 19 Sedan
A one-off prototype electric car developed
through a partnership between Renault and
General Motors and Hughes Power Control
Systems (a GM subsidiary) to be marketed by
Renault outside the U.S. So the contracted
with the leading producer of converted
electric vehicles within the U.S. at the time
was a company called U.S. Electricar/Solar
Electric Engineering Inc. in Sebastopol,
California.

The partnership apparently used U.S.
Electricar to assemble this and one other
prototype. The company advertised that it had
more than 200 converted electric vehicles in
service, including
Geo Prizms and Chevrolet S-10 pickup trucks.
MotorHughes 3-Phase AC
Dolphin A/C Induction Traction Motor
DrivetrainDolphin Propulsion drive system provided
by Hughes Power Control Systems
ControllerHughes Dolphin Power Control System
PCU contains:
Power inverter(50-kilowatt, three phase AC
output)
DC/DC converter
Integral Charger compatible with1101220 VC
single phase 20 amp service
Batteries52 Genesis Originally Gates Genesis product number 0765-0002 , 12.00 Volt,
Now has Hawker Energy Products number 0765-
2001B0N0
System Voltage312 Volts
EV Miles
Current:155 Miles (249 Kilometers)
 
    As of 3/27/2017
Seating Capacity4 Adults

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