OwnerJames Weirick
Owner's Other EVs1984 Pontiac Fiero
1991 Ford Festiva
1994 Honda Del Sol
1995 Honda Del Sol
1996 Chevrolet S-10
1968 Volkswagen Karman Ghia
1995 Mitsubishi Mirage
LocationBarberton, Ohio United States map
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Vehicle1968 Volkswagen Beetle
MotorGeneral Electric 5BT1346B51 Series Wound DC
23 HP, 99.4 Volt, 201 Amp, 3285 RPM, 170 pounds
DrivetrainVW Transmission
ControllerCurtis 1221B
72-120 Volt 400 Amp
Batteries21 US Battery AP-220, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
220 Ah
System Voltage126 Volts
home made bridge rectification with reducers ($50) 40 Amp
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
Range60 Miles (96 Kilometers)
at 60 mph
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,600 Pounds (1,181 Kilograms)
85 mile with NiCads at 60 mph

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