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EV Trip Planner

Discussion in 'Electric Vehicles' started by mackgoo, Jan 1, 2015.

  1. mackgoo

    mackgoo Member

    Oct 18, 2014
    Hello. Can someone please explain the speed multiplier in the trip Planner?
  2. ZBB

    ZBB Emperor

    Feb 27, 2013
    Supposedly a multiplier of the average traffic speed on the road. 1.0 = average. .9 = 10% below the flow of traffic and 1.1=10% above.

    I typically do my planing at 1.1, and we typically drive about 5 over the posted limit. That's resulted in estimates by EV Trip Planner that are very close to actual RM used. We did a 4,250 mile road trip last summer, and planned the entire route using EV Trip Planner -- most of the estimates were within 2 RM of actual. All were within 5 RM...

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