BASELINE TESTS OF THE EVA CHANGE-OF-PACE COUPE ELECTRIC PASSENGER VEHICLE

The EVA Change-of-Pace Coupe, is an electric passenger vehicle, to characterize the state-of-the-art of electric vehicles. The EVA Change-of-Pace Coupe is a four passenger sedan that has been coverted to an electric vehicle. It is powered by twenty 6 volt traction batteries through a silicon controlled rectifier chopper controller actuated by a foot throttle to change the voltage applied to the series wound, direct current motor. Braking is accomplished with a vacuum assist hydraulic braking system. Regenerative braking is also provided.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of the Navy

    The Pentagon
    Washington, DC  USA  20350
  • Authors:
    • Bozek, J M
    • Maslowski, E A
    • Dustin, M O
  • Publication Date: 1977-11

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  • Pagination: 63 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00175764
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-TM-73763
  • Contract Numbers: EC-77-A-31-1011
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 28 1978 12:00AM