Seabury Hall Engineering EV car sideSeabury Hall Engineering EV car side
OwnerNathan Brandes
LocationMakawao, Hawaii United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1995 Toyota Corolla
MotorAzure Dynamics/Solectria AC 24 3-Phase AC
38kg, 12000 rpm, 83% efficiency
Drivetrain5-speed manual transmission
ControllerAzure Dynamics/Solectria DMOC 445 II
AC controller
Batteries12 EVB Technology GP100EVH, 12.00 Volt, Nickel-Metal Hydride
12 modules, 10 - 1.2V cells per module
System Voltage144 Volts
ChargerZivan NG3
Programed to charge a lead acid AGM pack. Planning to program automated charge termination software using the microcontroller.
DC/DC ConverterElcon 30 amp
E-City Power
InstrumentationState of charge meter, auxiliary battery voltage meter, battery temperature, motor temperature, analog ammeter meter, HV Cycle Analyst.
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
not tested
Range72 Miles (115 Kilometers)
Tested on flat ground in a mixed highway and city environment.
Watt Hours/Mile178 Wh/Mile
Tested on city/highway terrain. Max speed during test: 50 mph.
EV Miles
Current:812 Miles (1,306 Kilometers)
    As of 4/4/2010
Seating Capacity2 with plans for backseats soon.
Curb Weight2,100 Pounds (954 Kilograms)
not measured yet
TiresBridgestone P185/65R14
Conversion Time2.5 years. High school project
Conversion Costapproximately $13000
Additional Featuresfully carpeted, battery fans, window to see trunk, reading light, Dc-Dc converter switch, clutch/5 speed transmission, newly installed radio and speakers, custom paint job with logos, custom weight efficient dashboard, custom BMS in development.

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