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by Dburto1btw
Tue, 26 Dec 2017, 15:44
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

Hello again Chaps. :D We had a change of plans with regards to the chassis. The formula libre chassis is now on the back burner and i have developed a two-seater clubman style racer to be built first. It will be developed at the track with a view to going on the road for my dad to burn through the A...
by Dburto1btw
Thu, 02 Nov 2017, 22:26
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

Ok. So the only problem im gonna have now is weight. Its gonna be tipping the scales at 160 odd kilos for batteries, motors etc. So im thinking i will need some track information. The track that uses the highest and longest throttle percentage should be my aim i guess. Im gonna have to find someone ...
by Dburto1btw
Fri, 27 Oct 2017, 19:38
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

Ok. Cool. Thats excellent information chaps. So i should be using the LiCoO2 chemistry for this application for the ultimate in Wh/kg with applicable disharge rates. So i guess this gets us back to the basis of my original questions. What approximate size/area of battery will i need to run the two m...
by Dburto1btw
Thu, 26 Oct 2017, 10:32
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

Cheers for that info mikedufty. Ah ok. I thought you meant for race pace in that other post. I should have put two and two together. lol. What would you charge for a battery pack for my application Jonesscg? Also what would a company charge me if you dont mind me asking? Also ive been reading aboit ...
by Dburto1btw
Wed, 25 Oct 2017, 19:33
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

I would like to say thank you all very much for your detailed replies. Im learning a lot just from looking up some of the things your saying i dont understand. So i think from your replies i would be needing to go with a lithium cobalt battery that has enough power and energy to do the job im after ...
by Dburto1btw
Mon, 23 Oct 2017, 11:59
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Re: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

Cheers for your reply jonesscg. I had considered going full EV but it would exclude me from running in Formula Libre 'RACE' and 'SPEED' classes and would turn my car into an exhibition with no cars to run against in my area. Its a shame because i love the idea of electric vehicles. The chassis has b...
by Dburto1btw
Sat, 21 Oct 2017, 18:20
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer
Replies: 20
Views: 2379

Dreamers Questions. Hillclimb 4wd Racer

Hello ladies and gentleman My name is Daniel Burton and I own a company called Burton's Tube Worx. I have a few questions to ask regarding some ideas ive had with building hybrid racing car similar to the Porsche 919 Le Mans Car. https://newsroom.porsche.com/en/motorsports/porsche-motorsport-fiawec-...