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Clean Transportation for New Towns DAIHATSU Electric Vehicles in the Senboku Area
SENBOKU is the name of new town which is expected to become a model area of Clean Transportation in Japan.
The transportation of peoples and goods would be systematized, and some kinds of electric vehicles would be used as its means with the valuation of non pollution.
Inside of Senboku area, a joint home delivery experimental test, using our newly developed electric cab-van of DAIHATSU ES40V, was finished.
The electric propulsion systems, specification and performance of ES40V are discussed as well as its quick - charging system.
Honda, S., Sugitani, M., Yumoto, I., and Kawakatsu, S., "Clean Transportation for New Towns DAIHATSU Electric Vehicles in the Senboku Area," SAE Technical Paper 770385, 1977,
Shoji Honda, Masahiro Sugitani, Ichiro Yumoto, Shiro Kawakatsu
Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan)
1977 International Automotive Engineering Congress and Exposition
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