Electric EV Miata MX5 - First FULL POWER Test and Drive
First ever test of the battery electric MX-5 Miata running at full 144VDC/800A. http://acuteaero.com for details, up to date project progress. This machine is FUN, crazy torque! FAQ-Top speed: 70 tested (it'll go higher) Range: 11 mi tested (it'll do more) 0-60: not yet tested. Burnouts: yes. Powerslides: absolutely. Still not totally finished project- STAY TUNED!
Chevy S-10 Electric Vehicle
Robert Green of DIY Electric Car interviews Craig Dusing about his Chevy S-10 EV Conversion. Specs: 144v Trojan Battery Pack 9" ADC Motor Curtis Controller Filmed on 9/19/2008. For more info, visit: http://www.diyelectriccar.com
Electric 1996 Mazda Miata
1996 Miata converted into an electric car. Owner provides a brief overview of the project. 10 (12V) batteries Total of 120V 105 Horse Power Approximately $7,000.00 in supplies, most bought at Skycraft located in Winter Park, Florida. Ten weekends to complete the conversion. Electric Miata specifications Updated: July 31, 2008 You Tube video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkzAWzx_lDY Photos - http://www.flickr.com/photos/78779152@N00/ Specifications Album -- http://evalbum.com/1389 Starting Kit - http://www.electroauto.com/ Best source for electronics - http://www.skycraftsurplus.com/ Vehicle 1996 Mazda Miata Motor Warfield Impulse 9 Series Wound DC Drivetrain 5 speed manual Controller Curtis 1221 Batteries 10 Universal Batteries 12550, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM System Voltage 120 Volts Charger Zivan NG3 Top Speed 70 MPH (112 KPH) Range 26 Miles (41 Kilometers) Seating Capacity 2 adults Conversion Time 10 weeks Conversion Cost $ 7,500 Expert Advice - http://www.evdl.org/archive/index.html
Homemade Electric Car Maker Builds in his Garage
To see the 1 hr. documentary - http://www.createspace.com/205101 . I made this film years ago but it is contemporary and has amazing footage in it. This homemade carmaker is quite a character To see more of my work, visit www.theHoffmancollection.com.