EVaraderoMore whInstrumentationNew pack in the frameEVaradero in the Swiss AlpsEVaradero ready for the WAVELiquid cooled enertrac hub motorWAVE Trophy 2014
OwnerPiwhy
Owner's Other EV1969 Motobecane Cady M1PRTS
LocationParis, Ile-de-France France map
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Vehicle2003 Honda Varadero 125
MotorEnerTrac MHM602 Watercooled Brushless DC
12kW cont. 20kW peak ; 10Rpm/V Enertrac hub
motor with the liquid cooled stator.
ControllerKelly KLS14301
Batteries35 A123 Systems (x32 A123 + x3 Headway, 3.30 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
Custom 6.9kWh battery pack supervised with
an EMUS BMS System ; 6.25kWh usable.
System Voltage115 Volts
ChargerElcon PFC 2kw
~3/3.5h for a full charge
HeaterGloves :)
DC/DC ConverterVicor VI-JT1-CW
100w isolated DC/DC converter 120V-->12V
InstrumentationLeft variable regen lever + Cycle Analyst +
Emus bms app
Top Speed78 MPH (125 KPH)
AccelerationNot a dragster under 10mph but that's
pretty good above, especially between 15mph
and 60mph.
Range75 Miles (120 Kilometers)
- Real 70 Miles (112km) on a mixed trip
city + highway on a "normal" driving style
- 82 Miles (130km) on secondary roads
(@35mph average speed)
- 58 Miles (95km) on agressive driving
style
- 100 Miles (160km) on a stabilised speed
(65-70km/h)
Watt Hours/Mile83 Wh/Mile
Results from more than one year road tests
(~3500km)
:
- 80Wh/mile in city @25mph average speed
with a lot of stops & startings.
- 88Wh/mile @47mph average speed (around
city & highway)
- 110Wh/mile on agressive driving style
- 75Wh/mile with a cool driving style on
secondary roads (@35mph avg speed)
- 59Wh/mile on a stabilised speed (65-
70km/h)
EV Miles
Current:11,300 Miles (18,181 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight440 Pounds (199 Kilograms)
TiresRear : 130/80 - 17"
Front : 100/90 - 18"
Conversion Time2 year
Additional FeaturesFull LED lights
Enhancement in progress...

Updates :

- 06/09/2013 : 1k miles !
- 02/10/2013 : New hub motor (air + liquid
cooling)
- 16/10/2013 : Liquid cooling installation
in progress...
- 07/12/2013 : New 600A controller
- 15/04/2014 : Charger integrated in the
frame
- 01/05/2014 : Few more Wh installed ;
from 32 to 35 cells to
get 6.9kWh
- 15/05/2014 : 2k miles
- 28/05/2014 : Participation to the World
Advanced Vehicle
Expedition rally (WAVE TROPHY :
WebPage )
8 days, 2000km through Europe (Germany,
Austria,
Switzerland).
- 18/06/2014 : 3.4k miles
- 01/08/2015 : 6.5k miles
- 28/11/2015 : 7.6k miles
- 01/08/2016 : New KLS controller
- 15/03/2017 : 11.3k miles

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