Under the Hood
OwnerTim Peachey
LocationSan Diego, California US map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1935 Chevrolet 1/2 Ton Pickup
MotorHPEVS AC50 3-Phase AC
Drivetrainoriginal 3-speed transmission and driveline
clutchless
ControllerCurtis 1238
Batteries36 CALB/Skyenergy CA180, 3.20 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
System Voltage120 Volts
ChargerElcon PFC4000
HeaterCalifornia Sun
DC/DC Converter EV Source 500W
InstrumentationEMW Bluetooth using Nexus 7 tablet
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
The motor could drive it faster, but that's where
my nerve gives out with a 1935 farm truck
driveline, steering, tubed tires, and no
suspension
AccelerationDepends entirely on programming of the controller
and the gears used. Not set up as a performance
vehicle.
Range60 Miles (96 Kilometers)
Varies widely based on speed - 1935 trucks have
the aerodynamics of a brick.
Watt Hours/Mile350 Wh/Mile
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight0
Heavy
TiresOriginal style with tubes
Conversion Time200 hours
Conversion Cost$15K

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