charging in Lagunastill chargingChargepoint with Wall Socket under door
OwnerSteve Schulz
Owner's Other EVs1983 Volkswagen Rabbit Convertible
2003 Giant Cypress
LocationHuntington Beach, California United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2010 Enertia
Brammo Enertia 2010
Motor PMG 3-Phase AC
High output sealed brushless permanent magnet AC
DrivetrainPMG Brushless AC motor to chain drive
ControllerSevcon 72v AC
72volt AC controller
Batteries6 Valence U-XB1, 12.80 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
Valence U-XB1 12 volt 40aha cells
System Voltage72 Volts
Charger Sevcon ??? Now using my own
Home built microchip CPU semikron IGBTs galvanic isolated fully programmable design.
HeaterSo Cal Sunshine and breeze
DC/DC ConverterSevcon 72v
InstrumentationCustom LCD
Top Speed58 MPH (93 KPH)
Does an easy 50 and up to 55mph but uses some current at this speed.
AccelerationGood, faster than most cars
Range45 Miles (72 Kilometers)
I can do the 18 miles down PCH to Laguna and back barely ~36 miles at 45-55 mph
EV Miles
Current:3,133 Miles (5,040 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight324 Pounds (147 Kilograms)
Very narrow lightweight bike quite fun to ride. Great suspension
Conversion Cost8k but got back about 2k in tax rebates and credit
Really nice bike, well designed and solid high quality components. I really like the bike its a blast to ride and the cleanest best constructed and designed EV on the market. And built in USA!!!

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