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OwnerJeffrey M. Reiss
LocationWest Palm Beach, Florida United States map
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Vehicle2004 BMW 530i
2004 BMW 530i converted to hybrid using NetGains' EMIS system. 7" electric motor installed after transmission. built in charger.
MotorNetgain TransWarp 7.25 Series Wound DC
Conversion by New Detroit Motor Company....EMIS system.
DrivetrainStock 6 cylinder, assisted by electric motor from 0-35mph.
ControllerAlltrax AXE 4865
650 amp, 48 volt controller. RS-232 interface to EMIS
Batteries8 Odyssey PC1500, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
2 packs of 4 each running series to make 48v
System Voltage48 Volts
ChargerQuick Charge Select-a-Charge
Set for 48 volts.
Gas and Float- For AGM
DC/DC Converter N/A
Top Speed155 MPH (249 KPH)
Same top speed controlled by OBD-II
AccelerationSlightly better than stock
Range40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
40 miles electric assist from 0-35 mph aprox.
Seating Capacity2 front, 3 rear, 5 total
Curb Weight3,428 Pounds (1,558 Kilograms)
Stock curb weight.
Conversion Time1 Month
Conversion Cost$15,000 +/- added to cost of base car.
Expecting to get between 30-40 mpg in city. Will update, very very close to complete.

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