Stella at an EV event
OwnerMarcus Sabathil
Owner's Other EVs1974 General Electric Elec-trak E12
1974 Auranthetic Charger
LocationBowen Island, British Columbia Canada map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1974 Auranthetic Charger
Vintage EV produced in California and imported to Canada by
a local car dealership. Built from a Taiwanese Gemini mini-
cycle imported without engine. Only a couple thousand
made. This one is #926
MotorKDB Permanent Magnet DC
1 HP
DrivetrainChain drive.
Mechanically switched 12/24V solenoid power supply.
Batteries2 Interstate Mega-Tron deep cycle Reconditioned series 27, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
System Voltage24 Volts
InstrumentationVolt meter
Top Speed27 MPH (43 KPH)
Straight and level
Acceleration8 seconds to top speed
Range30 Miles (48 Kilometers)
Book mileage. I can drive across the island and back and still
have juice to spare.
EV Miles
Current:20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight200 Pounds (90 Kilograms)
With the two batteries and me the brakes are pretty taxed. I
am hoping to add disc brakes at some point.
Conversion Cost$300 can.
Super fun to drive. I live on a small Island near Vancouver BC and the speed limit is
40kph/ 25mph so speed is perfect. Turns heads and starts conversations wherever I go.

Video of my GF learning to ride: WebPage

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