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OwnerLloyd Wenzel
LocationAlameda, California United States map
Vehicle1974 Honda Civic
MotorPrestolite 4001 Series Wound DC
DrivetrainOriginal 4 speed transmission
PMC 500 Amp
Batteries18 Trojan T-105, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
(3rd pack)
System Voltage108 Volts
homemade 240 VAC in - 135 Volt out tap transformer with timer
Heater1200W electric heater
DC/DC ConverterJohn Wasalina
12 Volt 12 AMp output
Instrumentationa) Battery Amps b) Battery Volts c) Motor Volt d) RPM
Top Speed65 MPH (104 KPH)
Range100 Miles (160 Kilometers)
in a rally at 30 MPH
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,800 Pounds (1,272 Kilograms)
Tires165-R13 (standard Honda tires)
Conversion Time3 months
Conversion Cost$5,000 in 1984
Mostly used for city driving. Steady performer.

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