LocationEureks Springs, Arkansas United States map
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Vehicle1984 Fiat X19
1984 bertone with extensive body modification.
Trimmed ten inches off front,Made fiberglass
trunk lid, hood, rear and front end.
MotorAdvanced DC FB14001A Series Wound DC
Drivetrainmodified 5 speed transmission.
ControllerCurtis 1231C
modified cooling
Batteries18 Trojan T-875, 8.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
System Voltage144 Volts
ChargerZivan NG5
hangs on wall
Instrumentatione-meter, amp and volt, Tach, etc.
Top Speed90 MPH (144 KPH)
had it to 90 in 4th then ran out of straight
Accelerationbetter than stock
Range30 Miles (48 Kilometers)
Have done 40 I live in a mountainy area.
Watt Hours/MileI don't keep track I just drive the heck out of
the thing. That is probably why I ony get thirty
EV Miles
Current:50,000 Miles (80,450 Kilometers)
Seating CapacityTwo people and a small dog
Curb Weight2,700 Pounds (1,227 Kilograms)
why to heavy
Conversion TimeIt is a hobby and so it will never be completed
I am not getting paid so I don't keep track of
Conversion Costmore than I could afford
Additional FeaturesModified bucket seats, tilt steering wheel
New shocks lowered one and a half inches. Car takes the mountain
turns pretty good as is. 1/7/12 Getting ready to tear down and do
some more grinding in hopes of shaving a few more ounces.

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