|Location||Collingswood, New Jersey US map|
|Vehicle||1981 Volkswagen Rabbit |
|Motor||Siemens 1GV1 Shunt Wound DC|
Came from salvaged South Coast
|Controller||EHV Systems EHV-1|
field weakening PWM
|Top Speed||65 MPH (104 KPH)|
65 is usually as fast as I drive.
|Acceleration||Same or better as stock diesel motor.|
|Range||50 Miles (80 Kilometers)|
Again, This is a goal. I wouldn't want to work
more than 50 miles from my house.
|Seating Capacity||4 adults|
|Conversion Time||Almost forever|
|Conversion Cost||$900 for donor.|
$300 for motor.
$100 for controller.
-$320 sale of ICE
$80 cables and connectors
|Getting Started Video:|
Motor Installation Video: