under seat front cells
OwnerLester Clifford
LocationSydney, New South Wales Australia map
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Vehicle2006 Mercedes Benz B-Class
These cars were made for ev with the space under the seats for batteries
MotorAzure Dynamics/Solectria AC24LS 3-Phase AC
Great system IF wye and good voltage
Drivetrainconverted to man gearbox with auto clutch
ControllerAzure Dynamics/Solectria
smooth and good regen
Batteries96 Thunder Sky 100AHA, 3.20 Volt, Lithium-Ion
System Voltage307 Volts
ChargerZivan NG3
Heaterceramic elements...air conditioning
DC/DC ConverterVicor
Instrumentationas original with tbs battery monitor
Top SpeedCruises easily at 120 km/h
AccelerationOK OK white Zombie this is not....BUT it keeps up with traffic very well. 0-60 km/h in 12 sec
RangeDriven over 100km and still had 40%
EV Miles
Start:70,000 Miles (112,630 Kilometers)
Current:250 Miles (402 Kilometers)
Total:-69,750 Miles (-112,227 Kilometers)
    As of 2/12/2010
Seating Capacity4 (was 5) for registration requirement
Curb Weight0
Heavier than I would like 1500kg. but weight distribution good with no batteries in boot and all the weight in the floor
TiresHankook 'enfren'. low resistance
Conversion Time12 months
Conversion Cost$25000AUD not including donor

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