OwnerMark Higley
Owner's Other EV2006 ZAP Xebra PK
LocationLansing, Kansas United States map
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Vehicle2012 Nissan Leaf
Motor 3-Phase AC
80 kw
Batteries192, 3.80 Volt, Lithium-Ion
192, 3.80 Volt, Lithium-Ion
192 Automotive Energy Supply Corporation (AESC), The battery pack is made up of 192 cells grouped into modules of 4 cells each (48 modules). Here are the cell specifications from AESC:

General specifications

Cell type: Laminate type
Cathode material: LiMn2O4 with LiNiO2
Anode material: Graphite
Rated capacity (0.3C): 33.1 Ah
Average voltage: 3.8 V


Length: 290 mm
Width: 216 mm
Thickness: 7.1mm
Weight: 799 g
on board
built in Charger 3.3 kW
1.4 kVA @ 120v; 4.8 kVA @ 240v
Both are via a J1772-2010 charging connector.
DC/DC Converter
built in
InstrumentationVery cool
Top Speed93 MPH (149 KPH)
Very fast
Range100 Miles (160 Kilometers)
I get 100 or a little over in town and 65 to 75 on a charge with highway miles mixed in.
EV Miles
Start:40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
Current:1,353 Miles (2,176 Kilometers)
Total:1,313 Miles (2,112 Kilometers)
    As of 12/9/2012
Seating Capacity5 adults
Conversion Cost$2700 down and $178 a month for 12 months. Leased.
I drove from Leavenworth to Topeka and back on my electric car. It was a nice relaxing day. What more can I say? Heaven.

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