OwnerDavid Roden
Owner's Other EV1979 General Engines ElectroPed
LocationAkron, Ohio United States map
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Vehicle1991 Geo Metro
Solectria Force
MotorAzure Dynamics/Solectria ACgtx20 3-Phase AC
37 HP, induction (70 NM torque)
DrivetrainGates Polychain to Solectria AC-1000 fixed ratio transaxle
ControllerBrusa AMC 320
with regen 35 KW
BatteriesSaft STM 5-100MRE, 6.00 Volt, Nickel-Cadmium, Flooded
100 Ah
System Voltage144 Volts
ChargerBrusa NLG412B
3.3 kW
HeaterCeramic core (yet to be installed)
DC/DC ConverterAzure Dynamics/Solectria DC-DC 380
InstrumentationSolectria AH100 Amp hour counter
Top Speed63 MPH (101 KPH)
Range75 Miles (120 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight2,100 Pounds (954 Kilograms)
TiresGoodyear Invicta GL 145-12
This is reportedly the first Force ever produced by Solectria. Specifications above reflect upgrades in progress (Summer and Autumn 1999).

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