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LocationFresno, California United States map
Vehicle1986 Pontiac Fiero
Ken, Patrick, & Jim
MotorD&D Motor Systems, Inc. ES-31B Series Wound DC
DrivetrainStock 5 speed - clutchless
600 Amp
Batteries12 US Battery 183 Amp Hour, 8.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
System Voltage96 Volts
ChargerQuick Charge
HeaterCeramic heater
DC/DC ConverterKelly
Top Speed55 MPH (88 KPH)
AccelerationIt does ok up to about 35 mph then its slow from there
RangeNot to sure on the range. Have had a lot of problem with it cutting in and out.
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight3,250 Pounds (1,477 Kilograms)
GVWR weight is 3179 so I think I might beef up the suspension. Thinking about an air suspension.
Conversion Time450+ hrs
Conversion CostUp to about 6800
Additional FeaturesThomas vacuum pump for the brakes. Sony Cd player with MP3 for tunes.
Next project: Put a piece of coroplastic on the underneath of the car to reduce drag. We put a lot of blood. sweat, and tears into this thing but at the end of the day.... it was a lot of laughter and a ton of fun. We couldn't of done it without you Ken.....

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