OwnerKaren and Joel Chapman
Owner's Other EV2007 Zap Xebra PK
LocationPrairie Village, Kansas US map
Vehicle1996 Geo Metro
(Solectria Force)
MotorAzure Dynamics/Solectria DAC 3-Phase AC
DAC System
Drivetraindirect drive with custom reduction gearbox
ControllerAzure Dynamics/Solectria DAC system
Batteries13 Deka 8G27, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Gel

This was a NiMH car, but when no support was available, it was converted to lead-acid.
System Voltage156 Volts
ChargerAzure Dynamics/Solectria BC-3300
120/240 VAC input
HeaterElectric A/C and Heat
DC/DC ConverterAzure Dynamics/Solectria
Instrumentation1) Voltmeter
2) Ammeter
3) Amphour meter
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight2,800 Pounds (1,272 Kilograms)
TiresLRR Nokian NRT2 steel belted radials

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