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OwnerMark Hemmingsen
Owner's Other EVs1993 G-VAN Vandura
CIT Green Solutions Electric Powered Cart
Electric Mini Moke
1997 NWH10 Prius
LocationCanberra, Australian Capital Territory Australia map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1999 Toyota NWH10 Prius
As part of the Elctric Vehicle course at CIT we are going to get this "bricked" Prius and recondition the batteries.
We also intend to install a plug in pack to turn it into a PHEV.
DrivetrainParallel Hybrid
Batteries288.00 Volt, Nickel-Metal Hydride
40 x 7.2V Panasonic tubular NiMH battery 'sticks'
Seating Capacity5 adults
Conversion TimeQuite lengthy as we are recharging each stick with a remote control car universal charger!
Conversion Cost$500 AUS for the car
$390 AUS for 3 chargers
Details of the conversion will be on my Facebook site:

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