OwnerBarry Elkin
Owner's Other EVs1991 GMC G-Vans
Electric Go Kart
1973 New Idea Electric Garden Tractor
LocationLittleton, North Carolina United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2002 Toyota Rav4 EV
Factory built 2002 Toyota Rav4 EV
MotorToyota 3-Phase AC
BatteriesPanasonic EV 95, 288.00 Volt, Nickel-Metal Hydride
Off board charger. 240 VAC at 5.6 kW
15 amps 4.9 kW into the battery.
The vehicle has the ability to precondition the
interior while being charged.
HeaterHeating and AC is with a heat pump. It works great.
The 288 DC heated wind shield is fantastic. The
two front seats are heated.
Top Speed78 MPH (125 KPH)
Range90 Miles (144 Kilometers)
When new the max mileage was 125-150. I had the
batteries replace by Battery MD at about 112,000.
With the used pack they installed I now can get a
MAX of 90 miles with a minimum of about 70 miles.
Watt Hours/Mile250 Wh/Mile
EV Miles
Current:119,000 Miles (191,471 Kilometers)
    As of 11/26/2015
Seating Capacity5 adults
Additional FeaturesA great electric vehicle. It is our everyday driver and we really like

I just installed a Manzanita Micro PFC 40 to enable using a generator or
a battery pack as a range extender or charge it from a J1772.

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