OwnerBrek
LocationCalifornia US map
Vehicle1994 Ford Ranger
MotorAdvanced DC FB1-4001A Series Wound DC
9"
Drivetrain5 speed transmission with clutch
ControllerCurtis 1231C-8601
144 Volt 500 Amp
Batteries20, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
golf cart
System Voltage120 Volts
ChargerRussco
120 VAC on-board,
also off-board Solar Car Corp 240 VAC
DC/DC ConverterSevcon
Instrumentationa) 500 Amp ammeter (battery current)
b) E-meter
c) Voltmeter (pack voltage)
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
Accelerationmodest
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
at least in theory, I only drive about 30 miles
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight5,000 Pounds (2,272 Kilograms)
estimated
Tires215/70R14 (not LLR)
Additional Featuresa) Power Brakes
b) Air Conditioning (driven from drive motor tail shaft.)
This truck was converted by a Kansas City area high school as part of a government and utility funded project. It was used by a local city government for some time before they switched to hybrids and sold it off.

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