OwnerMetin Sagular
LocationIstanbul, Istanbul Province Turkey map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1987 Daihatsu Rocky
4x4, 2 door
MotorElectro Dynamic Ltd Series Wound DC
13", 11.5 kW (a real giant !!!)
DrivetrainOriginal 4 speed transmission with clutch
144 Volt, 960 Amp, home built, racing design 3 step,
Batteries24, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
100 Ah, 6 in front, 14 are in the rear box, 4 under rear seat, 12 Volt 100 Ah Auxilary battery
System Voltage144 Volts
homemade, all 240 VAC input, two with each 20 Amp output, two with each 15 Amp output, with all chargers on 4 hours recharging time max.
HeaterHomemade, integrated hair dryer system, 2 heating levels
DC/DC Converter
but installed a 12 Volt 100 Ah battery instead
InstrumentationVoltmeter analog 0-150VDC, installed shunt for analog Amp meter to read max. 500A
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
at 55 MPH to draw 100 Amp at 125 VDC
Seating Capacity5 adults (2 front, 3 rear)
Curb Weight5,000 Pounds (2,272 Kilograms)
TiresGoodyear Wrangler P195/80R15 @ 50 psi
Conversion TimeAbout one year part time
Conversion Costestimated USD 5000
Working on to optimize the Controlller System as well as the on board charging system. Note that this is the first and only converted EV in the Country TURKEY. Many more will come in the near future. We have attended many Expo shows as well as exposed to several TV shows and magazines. We are commited to further develop our project and a possible conversion to hybrid.

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