Opel Agila Electric Conversion 20Kw part 2 Homemade controller
Motor: Permanent magnet DC motor 230V 207A peak
Battery: LiFePO4 72 cells in series A123 Systems 20Ah
Lithium 4,4Kwh in total
Controller Homemade 220A 300v continuous MC33035 IC
Servo-brake: Electric vacuum pump 70w
Max Speed: to be tested estimate ~ 55km/h
Wh/Km : 56 at 17km/h not 100 % accurate
Website : http://www.masinaelectrica.com
HD: Test/Review of the Think City electric car / EV
Watch ElectricAid.org take the Think City out for an extensive and
entertaining test drive. Over a period of three days, this electric car was
pushed to its limits in endeavors such as mountain climbing and drag racing
Arne Christian Skjævland
Tryad : Struttin´
Silence : Cellule
Blue Orange : Murder in a Garden
Loupland : Runner Joe
This is Norway. This rather small country with its renowned natural
scenery, is populated by a fascinating but contradictory people. They're
pretty modest and likes to mind their own business, but at the same time
there is nothing they can't do based simply on the fact that they are
Norwegian. They were the first to reach the South Pole and the American
continent. They can beat Brazil 4-0 in soccer, rule the Winter Olympics and
get 99% of their power from hydroelectric dams. So if you where to tell
them that you can't run a car on water, they would probably say: Well that
depends on how you look at it...
It can do a 110 miles on one charge. Its highway approved, has a top speed
of 65 mph. Best of all, this is not even a prototype, It's here.
The Think City is an all electric suburb-to-city car that has it where it
counts. Its Scandinavian design is minimal, but comfortable. It packs a lot
of space for the city dweller. It's easy to maneuver and above all: its
fun. We took the City for an extensive 3-day test drive and it surprised us
a lot. But first things first:
Trying to turn it on... Lights blinking all around, yeah! Aaand, I think it
is on, handbrake is of, aand Yes, rolling! Fast yeah! It works like a
charm. We can make quick turns without problems, its excellent.
Photographer: Pretty aggressive, ey?
Driver: It does not have a servo, but it has a very low radius in "the
swing" so you dont have to push it far to get around corners. Its just
like, whoo, and were around.
Photographer: Its not called "swing" its called ehm
Driver: Its not called a swing?
Photographer: Its called turning
Driver: Turning! Turning this car is quite easy
Driver: Its not like an automatic, because it doesnt have any gears, but
you put it in "D" and push the acceleration Pedal, and it goes like hell.
So acceleration is very smooth and all the way good.
Driver: Being a small vehicle you would expect the space to be small and
crummy, but as you can see, me being 1.85 meters tall I still have room for
my head. I can jump around. In the back we have excellent place. The trunk
is very big. We have actually been able to carry our whole film set during
Photographer: Is it possible to have sex in this car?
Driver: It is very possible to have sex in this car, if you would like to
do so, but being that all the walls are filled with windows, creating a
nice view and also creating a very open atmosphere, you will be spotted.
But the space is here, so do whatever you want to do.
Driver: Considering safety in a car that is this small you would think: If
I crash I will die, but consider this: You could actually drive quite fast
into something quite big and hard and come out walking..
Narrator: Ok so the car is named the City. So you would expect it to
perform excellently in city driving conditions. But what if you had to
satisfy the Norwegians lust for freezingtemperatures combined with high
altitudes? On the doorsteps of Oslo and around 300 meters up, lies Tryvann,
a ski resort that is heavily visited by the people of Oslo during the
winter months. If we could make it up there and make it fast, we could be
there just in time for sunset.
We quickly realized how little hassle it was to get up the hill. Our mighty
challenge was reduced to a tourist sightseeing trip. The driver became so
sure of himself, he even tried to overtake the film car. Moments later we
made it to the top. And although the task in the end was extremely easy we
felt like conquerors of old. We got ourselves a nice cup of hot chocolate
and reflected on the days events. This would have been the perfect spot to
contemplate on how to get rid of the city smog below us, except for the
fact that we could not see it because of the fog. So with that in mind we
called it a day and went to bed, curious on what the next day would bring.
The next day it was of to the drag racing track, RaceWay Oslo. Its over a
kilometer long and is located right next to Oslo Airport, and we could
think of no other place to push the Think to its limits. But since its the
weekend and the track is not serviced, its covered with a lethal mixture of
snow and ice. When they saw the track, our camera crew went on immediate
strike, in fear of their own lives. But the madness of our driver knows no
limits and he was determined to take it for a spin nonetheless.
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If you had told us that an electric Toyota racing car could lap the famed
Nordschleife in 7:47, we'd have said you were smoking crack. We now have to
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DIY Electric Car: 02 Which Car?
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Mercedes C63 AMG F1 Safety Car
2014 Citroen C-Elysée WTCC
2013 Porsche 997 GT3 R
2013 Auto GP Formula car
Mazda MX-5 turbo
2013 McLaren MP4-12C GT3
PRC Ford V8
Lancia Beta Monte Carlo turbo Gr. 5
Gumpert Apollo S
700hp Subaru Impreza
Ferrari F2002 F1 Car
2013 Audi R8 LMS Ultra
Volvo S40 BTCC
Opel Vectra V8 GTS DTM
Skoda Fabia WRC
Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro
Audi Sport Quattro S1
2013 Ferrari 458 GT3
Porsche 917 K
Lexus LFA Nurburgring Edition
Ferrari 575 GT1
Toyota Supra single turbo
Juno Sport Alfa Romeo V6
Lancia Stratos HF Gr. 4
Radical SR8 RX
Lotus Exige GT Cup
Subaru Impreza GBD
Ferrari 599xx Evoluzione
2013 Lamborghini Gallardo Super Trofeo
2014 Porsche 991 RSR
Chrysler 300C SRT-8 Superstars series
Aston Martin CC-100
Norma M20 Honda K20
2008 Dallara GP2
Audi A4 DTM
Volkswagen Polo R WRC
BMW Z4 GT3
Lotus Exige V6
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