Joule - a South African EV

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Joule - a South African EV

Post by photomac » Sun, 27 Nov 2011, 15:33

Here's a link (gallery) to a South African contender for the mass EV market.
http://www.optimalenergy.com/gallery/
The FAQ indicates a 2015 production though Image
May be a good contender, sandwich floor battery housing.
I like the Nissan LEAF battery layout because replacement is possible, thus upgrading to contemporary batteries may be possible.
Yes,   we can.   Image
Hyundai Kona 64 v1.0 ++Sept 2019 onward. ## 00016+
Mitsubishi PHEV v1.0 ++Apr 2016 to Aug 2019 ##14500 to 72000km
Nissan LEAF v1.0 ++Nov 2013 to Apr 2016 ## 00035 to 36000km

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Joule - a South African EV

Post by marcopolo » Sat, 10 Dec 2011, 20:24

Interesting article, thanks for posting.

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