Solar cells ISKRA drivetrainFirst driveSuperpiki at 6th Innovation Forum in LjuSecond Superpiki finished in June 2016Third Superpiki in August 2016
OwnerAndrej Pecjak - METRON Institute
Owner's Other EVs1995 Renault Espace
1992 Renault R5 Elektro
2005 Mazda RX-8
2006 Smart Roadster
1999 Smart ForTwo
2010 Dacia Sandero EV
1974 Volkswagen 1303 Beetle
2005 Mazda 5
LocationPodnart, Gorenjska Slovenia map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2005 Smart Roadster
3 Superpiki's have been built till now
MotorISKRA Mahle-Letrika 3-Phase AC
24 kW at 75 Volts
DrivetrainSMART semi automatic robotized gearbox with 6
speeds. EV motor and original gearbox are tuned
together, so it works like normal Smart Roadster
Controller Mahle Letrika
Mahle Letrika (ex Iskra) 75V 400A controller
BatteriesKokam 240Ah, 66.60 Volt,
Metron battery pack 18x Kokam 240 ah cells (16
kWh) in Supepriki 1, Superpiki 2x18 cells (390
Ah) at 66 Volts nominal (26 kWh)
System Voltage66 Volts
ChargerElcon 3,7 kW
Superpiki 1 and 2 have 3,7 kW charger
Heater1,5 kW PTC air heater
DC/DC ConverterElcon 400W
Top Speed80 MPH (128 KPH)
Range100 Miles (160 Kilometers)
100 miles can be reached by driving slow - 60-80
km/h. Highway driving reduces range to 120 km
(Supepriki1). Superpiki 2 can do up to 250 km
Watt Hours/Mile150 Wh/Mile
Car is very aerodynamic and can make a trip with
consumption below 100 Wh/km (speeds up to 90
km/h). using additional battery 10 kWh it can
reach range up to 160 miles!
EV Miles
Current:50,000 Miles (80,450 Kilometers)
    As of 12/13/2016
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight1,860 Pounds (845 Kilograms)
Keeps original weight
Conversion Cost20000 $
Additional Featuresmay 2012 - Installed new more powerfull Iskra Letrika motor and
controller that replaced previous with just 15 kW power.

March 2013 - Superpiki 1 got additional 10 kWh battery to increase
range to 250 km

Mid 2016: Two more Superpiki's have been built

Superpiki is just one of Piki (SMART) conversions Institute Metron
did using same drivetrain and construction
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Metron Institute made a new powerfull verson of Smart Roadster called
Powerpiki in late 2016
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