The Endura

April 1979
New Republic;4/14/79, Vol. 180 Issue 15, p33
Presents the Endura, an electric vehicle prototype from Globe-Union Inc. shown at the 1979 Fifth International Electric Vehicle Symposium. Four-passenger car tested during a harsh Milwaukee winter; Driven on suburban streets at city speeds of 30-35 miles per hour (mph) for over 100 miles; Reached speeds in excess of 60 mph under expressway conditions; 20 12-volt, lead-acid Globe-Union batteries mounted on an aluminum frame and roller sub-assembly tray; Planetary transmission, transaxle and differential arrangement.


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