OwnerDoug Manowitz
LocationNew York City, New York United States map
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Vehicle1970 Volkswagen BUG
Chopped to 84" wheelbase, no body to lighten
gross weight
Motorunknown Series Wound DC
recycled from a fork lift
Drivetrain72v DC forklift motor
ControllerEV Parts
BatteriesDelco deep cycle marine, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Thin Metal Film
System Voltage72 Volts
Instrumentationvolt meter
Top Speed50 MPH (80 KPH)
perfect for city traffic
Range12 Miles (19 Kilometers)
or one hour use, drops reserve in battery to 20%
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight2,000 Pounds (909 Kilograms)
Tiresall season radials
Conversion Time8 months
Conversion Cost$3500
Additional Featuressolar panel charges the single 12v battery system for the lights and

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