Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread John Lussmyer via EV
On Mon Sep 28 21:12:35 PDT 2015 ev@lists.evdl.org said: >I thought that both would be well recieved. Alas the VLC still sits waiting >for traction. No one seems interested in it. I wondered why? Does it have Stereo, Air Conditioning, windows that open, comfy seats, reasonable acceleration?

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Ben Goren via EV
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Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Mike Nickerson via EV
Personally, I think there are two factors. First, performance. A Tesla is a thrill at every stop light (especially if you are first in line). Second, commercialization and availability. Elon Musk had the drive and push to get his car built and available around the world. Three years ago,

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread rayfellow via EV
In 2012 I was helping Oliver Kuttner promote his VLC or Very Light Car. It was very aerodynamic too (0.16 drag). His team won the X prize in 2008 - getting 108 or so MPG with fuel. The car he had in California was electric. It had a 10KWh battery and would go 100 miles between charges - It weighed

[EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Lawrence Rhodes via EV
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Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Lawrence Rhodes via EV
mbination is what is needed.  Not 85kw packs in 5000 pound cars...however they are very comfortable and useful as is and better than the ICE alternative.  Lawrence Rhodes -- next part -- An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: <http://lists.evdl.org/private.cgi/ev-evdl.org/at

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread EVDL Administrator via EV
On 28 Sep 2015 at 20:31, Lawrence Rhodes via EV wrote: > The debate should be about  light or heavy vehicles and efficiency.  If you > have an efficient vehicle that is light you might draw 55wh per mile.  The > typical heavy conversion like the I3 , Leaf, Rav4, IMEV, or any other of the >

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Jukka Järvinen via EV
aller the pack the quicker the charge. Also the packs will last > longer as they are not stressed as much by carrying large weights. > Engineering the right combination is what is needed. Not 85kw packs in > 5000 pound cars...however they are very comfortable and useful as is and > b

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Peri Hartman via EV
what is needed. Not 85kw packs in 5000 pound cars...however they are very comfortable and useful as is and better than the ICE alternative. Lawrence Rhodes -- next part -- An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: <http://lists.evdl.org/private.cgi/ev

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Jukka Järvinen via EV
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[EVDL] EVLN: $35k Tesla-3> concept in 4/2016 & production in 2017

2015-09-28 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://www.nseavoice.com/cars/tesla-model-3-where-art-thou-1002179.html Tesla Model 3: Where Art Thou? September 21, 2015 [image http://www.nseavoice.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/tesla-model-3.jpg tesla model 3 ] Tesla Motors has been making history in the automotive industry after they

[EVDL] EVLN: 9000km Tesla-S journey through Queensland.au w/o superEVSE

2015-09-28 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://onestepoffthegrid.com.au/how-a-tesla-travelled-9000kms-through-queensland-without-super-charger-network-part-2/ A Tesla’s 9,000kms journey through Queensland without super-charger network – Part 2 By Marc Talloen September 22, 2015 [images

[EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread brucedp5 via EV
http://www.torquenews.com/3618/big-electric-car-debate The Big Electric Car Debate: Small Battery or Big Battery By Douglas Stansfield 2015-09-21 [image http://www.torquenews.com/sites/default/files/image-3618/dc_fast_charger_custom.jpg Nissan DC fast Charger ] The big debate for me in the

[EVDL] Seattle-WA Amazon Electric-bi> steep-expectations

2015-09-28 Thread brucedp5 via EV
'$5k Krause' custom wooden electric-cycle admired ts:35mph' 'KasetsartU.th e-tricycle Eco-taxi-service for getting around campus' http://www.geekwire.com/2015/life-as-an-amazon-bicycle-courier-steep-hills-and-even-steeper-expectations/ Life as an Amazon bicycle courier: Steep hills and even

Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Mike Nickerson via EV
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Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Peter Eckhoff via EV
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Re: [EVDL] EVLN: The Big EV Debate> Go for Small or Big Battery Pack?

2015-09-28 Thread Peri Hartman via EV
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