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Old 06-10-2019, 06:06 AM
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The Fezza doesn't get out much...prettier and makes a superb sound...but hardly a practical daily drive. They are very yin-yang. But the Fezza is also an appreciating asset....can't say that is the case with most other cars...including EV's
True. Ferraris are like art.
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Old 06-10-2019, 09:13 AM
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I was thinking today as I tried to manage the heat in my astro van about air conditioning.
I have a 2 kva genny which is not enough to power a small air conditioner and started to wonder about the electric car and how it needs power for lights radio and air conditioning..heating or cooling... that must be a drain...so Peter any comments?
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The car has AC for heating and cooling...I think there is a hamster under the bonnet I have to feed every now and then.
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Old 06-10-2019, 04:48 PM
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wonder about the electric car and how it needs power for lights radio and air conditioning..heating or cooling... that must be a drain...so Peter any comments?
Alex
The aircond probably has a similar system as this backyard conversion, but a lot more fancy in the factory made ev.
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Old 07-10-2019, 12:13 AM
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probably about 700 watts for air in a car.
I found a 1600 watt unit in Sydney I will buy only $400 from memory..but with the heat in the van I will pay whatever it takes..
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