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Old 04-09-2009, 04:26 PM   #1095 (permalink)
bennelson
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More testing of the 144V Cougar.

It went up the one really huge (and long) hill in my area. Car went up it just fine. I was cruising up it at 35 mph at 300 amps. That would have been 600 amps on 72V! Yipes! High voltage works much better!

I also tried a little more gravel spinning. I was hoping just to drag the car forward, but the parking brake wouldn't hold!

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