OwnerPaul Cooper
Owner's Other EV1976 Mustang Front End Loader
LocationBerkely, California United States map
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Vehicle1973 Porsche 914
MotorAdvanced DC Series Wound DC
Drivetrainoriginal transaxle
ControllerCurtis 1221
Batteries20, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
System Voltage120 Volts
120 VAC 15 Amp
Manzanita Micro PFC-30 off board charger with 3.4KW solar
Heaterno heater
DC/DC Converter
128 Volt to 12 Volt
Instrumentation60 Volt to 150 Volt Voltmeter, 400 Amp Ammeter
Top Speed100 MPH (160 KPH)
Accelerationestimated 0 to 60 MPH in 15 to 20 seconds
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
freeway, 75 miles surface streets
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,650 Pounds (1,204 Kilograms)
Tires622 radials that came with the donor car inflated to 40 lbs.
Conversion Time30 days over 9 months
Conversion Cost$11,000., 2001
2nd lead acid pack, $1250., 2005

Additional FeaturesVehicle road worthy June 2001
Original battery pack with approximately 15,000 miles driven
2nd lead acid pack with approximately 8000 miles.
35 freeway miles per charge 2008
No regenerative braking
Original 4 disc brakes
Rebuilt suspension for added battery weight
Driven daily

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