National Drive Electric Week Event - Ann Arbor
|Day:||Saturday, September 28, 2013 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||10:00 am to 4:00 pm|
Washtenaw Community College
4800 E Huron River Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Ann Arbor event had 20 cars including Tesla Model S, Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, Ford Fusion Energi, Prius Plug In, Porsche 911 EV Conversion and Pick-Up Trucks EV conversion. Ann Arbor Nissan was our featured dealership. Sunventrix showcased benefits of harvesting solar energy to visitors. ClipperCreek displayed various charging units. Motors City Motors showcased Porsche 911 EV conversion. Copper Development Association and CooperTalk covered the event, interviewed owners and participants. The event attracted steady traffic and visitors familiarized themselves with various EVs, whereas some visitors came with the knowledge and were interested in seeing the vehicle in person and were interested to know real world experience before final purchase. Test-rides and Test-drives were given to interested buyers. Owners shared their ownership experience.
photo by: Michigan EAA and Michigan TeslaOwners
Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volts and Tesla Model S, lining up at the start of the event.
There are currently 35 attendees registered.
Expected Plug-In Vehicles
|Tesla Model S||5|
|Ford Fusion Energi||1|
Registered attendees report electric miles driven.
In the News…
- CopperTalk joins in celebration of National Plug In Day
- Washtenaw CC Voice Event Report
- Clean Energy Coalition: National Plug In Day in Ann Arbor
- CopperTalk Blog - National Plug-In Day: Fasten Your Seat Belts
- Ecology Center Built By Michigan Newsletter - National Plug-In Day Sept. 28 to highlight the fun factor of electric vehicles