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Old 10-13-2020, 07:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I decided to do a 0-60 test to see if this met its advertised speed. It hits in 8 seconds, the advertised EV speed. Is there a reason the vehicle wouldn’t do it’s full speed? Using sport mode and full charge
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I have the deel impression and result. I do not succeed in reaching the 5.9sec on 0-100km/h.
I have recently installed two new electro motors due tot a cooling leak so those must be ok.

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I decided to do a 0-60 test to see if this met its advertised speed. It hits in 8 seconds, the advertised EV speed. Is there a reason the vehicle wouldn’t do it’s full speed? Using sport mode and full charge
I have the same situation ... I just bought Fisker karma 3 weeks ago ... and I am very disappointed from its acceleration performance ... I can say it’s the worst drive train I ever seen in my life ..
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I don’t feel like this is a parts issue,!8 feel like it’s not Using all the power it has. It exactly meets the electric mode power but no more.
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I decided to do a 0-60 test to see if this met its advertised speed. It hits in 8 seconds, the advertised EV speed. Is there a reason the vehicle wouldn’t do it’s full speed? Using sport mode and full charge
To be fair, if you are in sport mode with full charge the generator won't run (with software version 520 or 535) until it gets down below 47 miles of range, so you are essentially in Stealth mode with a full battery. You would need to run this test with the battery at around 45 miles and after the engine has been run through its warmup cycle (when the gen starts for the first time, it is not charging the battery, it is running the OBD warmup cycle to heat up the catalytic converter and O2 sensors, after it runs through the warmup GEN will refocus on charge-build.
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Oh **** that’s some nice info. I can say that I wasn’t at exactly 50, I had to get down the street. I was probably at 45 or so, but I hadn’t had it in sport at all, I just switched it at the light. I will try running it in sport for a bit then doing the test
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