Owner's Other EV1990 Tomos BT
Location---, --- Croatia (Hrvatska) map
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Vehicle1997 Toyota Celica
1997 Toyota Celica
MotorKostov K11 Alpha Series Wound DC
Great motor, bit underutilized in this
conversion. Converted to parallel for lower
DrivetrainOriginal 5-speed transmission with retained
ControllerZeva MC1000
Great controller, easily available and
Batteries42 Nissan leaf, 3.80 Volt, Lithium-Ion
42 modules from Nissan Leaf, almost entire
System Voltage160 Volts
Two 1.5kw chargers from bmsbattery.
Heater1.5 kw inline water heater
DC/DC ConverterMeanwell HLG600-15A
Works great, waterproof, 95% efficient,
InstrumentationJust added Cycle analyst, more than enough
Top Speed85 MPH (136 KPH)
Should go more, but I yet have to try it :)
AccelerationVery nice, still have to measure it
officially. Should be under 7 seconds to
Range80 Miles (128 Kilometers)
Should be similar to nissan leaf, but I live
in very hilly area.
Watt Hours/Mile322 Wh/Mile
Not bad for hilly area :) Or 250 on open
road at 50 mph...
EV Miles
Start:144,720 Miles (232,854 Kilometers)
Current:148,000 Miles (238,132 Kilometers)
Total:3,280 Miles (5,277 Kilometers)
    As of 10/18/2018
Seating CapacityRetained 4 persons after homologation :)
Curb Weight2,700 Pounds (1,227 Kilograms)
Yeah, not to heavy. Almost same as original.
TiresToyo CF2 195/65/14
Conversion Timetoo long lol, almost two years with pauses
Car is great to drive, I use it as my daily driver :)

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