UQM Supplies Propulsion System for Phoenix Sports Utility Truck

Nov.22.06 | About: UQM Technologies, (UQM)

UQM Technologies Inc. (AMEX: UQM), a developer of power dense, high efficiency electric motors, generators and power electronic controllers, announced that Phoenix Motorcars, Inc. will be exhibiting its all electric sport utility truck [SUT]) (previous post) powered by a UQM® propulsion system at the San Francisco International Auto Show which began Nov. 17 and runs through November 26th.
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The Phoenix all electric SUT is powered by a 100 kW UQM® electric propulsion system which produces over 400 ft-lbs of torque, accelerates the vehicle from 0 to 60 miles per hour in less than 10 seconds and operates at peak system efficiencies of over 94%.

The vehicle’s 35kWh NanoSafe™ battery pack supplied by Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. can be recharged in less than 10 minutes, with the appropriate battery charger, provides sufficient power and energy for a fleet vehicle to travel up to 130 miles and can travel at speeds up to 95mph. The vehicle is expected to qualify as a Type III ZEV in California.