OwnerBrendon Munro
LocationChristchurch, Canterbury New Zealand map
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Vehicle1991 Honda Civic EF2
MotorGeneral Electric 8.7 Kw series motor Series Wound DC
Drivetrain5 speed gearbox, direct on, no clutch.
ControllerAlltrax 7245
72v controller running at 84v, seems to
handle it OK (so far..)
Batteries3.65 Volt, Lithium-Polymer
84v 26 cells
System Voltage84 Volts
Part of the package with the batteries.
HeaterElectric heater core made by Argus
heating, connected to climate control,
900watt, works great.
DC/DC ConverterKelly
84v - 12v
InstrumentationTouch screen display, SOC, Volts and Amps
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
AccelerationBetter that petrol off the mark, at little
slower 70 to 100kph
EV Miles
Start:195 Miles (313 Kilometers)
Current:324 Miles (521 Kilometers)
Total:129 Miles (207 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight2,200 Pounds (999 Kilograms)
Tires205/40/17 Yokohamas
Conversion Timelost count of time
Conversion Cost$16,780 NZD ($11,418 USD)last count
Additional FeaturesAllbright reversing contactor.
Car goes great, it drives like a normal car. Zippy and quiet
around town. The Civic's a great car, comfortable to drive.

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