Experimental Electric Vehicles

Zion Race motorcycle

finished spring of 2009-TTXGP race motorcycle

previously a 1975 yamaha RD250

-Mars RT motor

-Alltrax controller

-6 (72 volt total) B&B HR-22 batteries, 90 LBS total 1580KW

-Total bike weight 295 LBS!

-All LED lighting, headlight is High intensity Discharge (HID)

-25 mile range (light throttle)

-top speed of 75MPH

Me right after a few laps at Mid Ohio TTXGP

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New 72 volt B&B battery pack, with on-board Soneil charger.

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naked bike!

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experimenting with different sprocket drive ratio’s

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welding new foot pegs

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digital dash, green “active” light

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under seat electronics access, dc/dc converter, fuse panel, HID ballast, and LED flasher module

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after the first run I destroyed my Mars “R” motor, time to upgrade to the “RT”

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fried motor brushes (good and bad one)

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