OwnerJerry Bennett
Owner's Other EVsHuffy mountain bike
Electric Warrior
2007 Vectrix VX-1
2007 Vectrix VX-1
1986 Mazda RX-7
2008 John Deere La135
1984 Wheel Horse Gt1800
LocationIndianapolis, Indiana United States map
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Vehicle2000 Ford Escort zx2
2 door 4 passenger
MotorNetgain Warp 9 Series Wound DC
Drivetrain5 speed with clutch
ControllerOpen ReVolt
500A home brew controller
Batteries44, 3.60 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
44 cells with orion BMS with canbus, canbus wifi

to smartphone.
System Voltage145 Volts
ChargerElcon 2000
Heaterptc heating elements.
DC/DC ConverterGo Power
60 amp dc/dc
Instrumentationstock and amphour/voltage/ammeter. additional

volt and ammeter in dash.
Top Speed90 MPH (144 KPH)
Still pulling with 2 people at 90MPH, not sure

what top speed would be.
AccelerationDecent, probably better than the stock engine

Range40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
40 miles at 80% discharge
Watt Hours/Mile280 Wh/Mile
2 amp hour per mile pretty consistantly
EV Miles
Start:112,320 Miles (180,722 Kilometers)
Current:115,800 Miles (186,322 Kilometers)
Total:3,480 Miles (5,599 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight0
Close to stock weight
Conversion Timeunknown, purchased used
Conversion Costplenty
Additional FeaturesPushbutton circuit breaker to shut down car.

equipped with towbar setup.

Car being parted out, contact me if interested in car, motor,
Started as a lead acid conversion, modified to lithium a few years

ago. I purchased used as commuter. 4-20-17 so far few problems, small issue with terminal strip

melting. Replaced. Reprogram controller to optimize. Cleaned potbox. Installed water guard in
grill to

reduce wetting electronics. Some tweaking of bms, installed keep charged transformer for 12


Car parted out, no longer own

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