OwnerUniversity of Kansas EcoHawks
LocationLawrence, Kansas United States map
Vehicle1974 Volkswagen Super Beetle
1974 Super Beetle converted to a series hybrid as part of a senior design program at the University of Kansas.
MotorNetgain Warp 9 Series Wound DC
DrivetrainWarp 9 Electric Motor
Yanmar 5kW Bio-Diesel Generator
120V Pack. Discover Energy Batteries
Batteries10 Discover EV31A-A, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage120 Volts
ChargerZivan NG3
NG3's both 120VAC and 240VAC chargers
DC/DC Converter
InstrumentationFull on board vehicle pc coming soon!
Top SpeedStill waiting to test.
AccelerationStill waiting to test.
RangeStill waiting to test.
Watt Hours/MileStill waiting to test.
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight0
Still waiting to test.
TiresYokohama DB eSpec. Thanks to a generous donation from Yokohama
Please visit www.EcoHawks.org WebPage for more information and pictures!!

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