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White Zombie

1972 Datsun 1200 Sedan

Best Lithium ET: 10.248 @ 123.79 mph!
Best Lead ET:
11.882 @ 109.58 mph!


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Owner John "PlasmaBoy" Wayland
Builder(s) John Wayland, Marko Mongillo
Driver(s) Tim Brehm
Home Town Portland Oregon
Home Track Portland International Raceway
Email jw@plasmaboyracing.com
Website www.plasmaboyracing.com
Sponsor(s) AeroBatteries
NEDRA Class PS/A3 what's this?

Best ET 10.248 sec/123.79 mph
0-60 mph 2.9 seconds
Range ~110 miles
Horsepower 260+ HP (400HP gas equiv)
Torque 772 foot-pounds

ET 10.248 sec/123.79 mph
Location Portland International Raceway
Date September 11, 2010

White Zombie is featured in the May 2007 issue of Car and Driver Magazine

Was voted #1 in the Drag Times web site in 2006

A running history of the White Zombie.

Story on John's 100 mph record breaking run.

White Zombie in the NEDRA 100 mph Club
Voltage 360 volts
Batteries Lead Pack: Twin 360V packs. 2 X 30 Enersys 13.5 lb. 'Genesis' model 12-volt deep-cycle, 16 Ahr (total pack 360V @ 32 ahr)
Lithium Pack: Kokam batteries presently in the car.
Motor "Siamese 8", 2 8-inch series wound motors built by Hi-Torque Electric
Controller Cafe Electric 2000 amp Zilla with programmable series/parallel switcher
DC/DC Vicor based, Input up to 450 volts, output 14 volts
Charger Manzanita Micro PFC 75
Drivetrain Direct drive (no transmission, clutch or flywheel), custom aluminum driveline by 'Inland Empire Drivelines', 'Dutchman Motorsports' heavy duty 'Street Strip' rear setup with Dutchman 31 spline racing axles, Ford nine inch differential with Detroit Locker, 'Richmond Gear' ring and pinion @ 4:11 ratio, custom made traction bars
Tires Front: Nitto DOT approved, 175/50/13 'Exit GS'
Rear: Rear: BF Goodrich DOT approved, 215/60/14 'G Force' Drag Radials
Wheels Front: Nissan 4 bolt, 13 X 5.5 five spoke Eagle polished alloys
Rear: Ford 5 bolt, 14 X 7 five spoke Eagle polished alloys
Curb Weight ~2350 pounds
Line lock
4/0 wiring
3000 Amp Bubba main contactor *Special thanks to Kilovac for their support.
Three SW200 Albright contactors for series/parallel motor section switching



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