National Drive Electric Week - Kelowna
|Day:||Saturday, September 14, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||10:00 till 2:00|
McCurdy Corner Parking Lot Kelowna
Triple O's White Spot parking lot. McCurdy Corner
Kelowna, BC V1X 2P7
Event ReportWe had allot more interest this year.... I was interviewed three times before the event. Kelowna Daily Courier, Kelowna Now and 1150 Radio Station..... We had Modo Car Share with there Nissan Leaf there... Kelowna E Ride... Sky Fir Energy with solar panels and Tesla Power Wall...Dealers Nissan, Chevy and Hyundai.. and City of Kelowna brought an EV a Hybrid and a all Electric Mighty Truck. Randy from Canadian Electric built the Mighty Truck and Randy is the same fellow who sold me a kit for my 1998 Dodge Neon that I converted in 2015....Everybody had a Great time. Looking forward to next year.....
At the event, there will be Dealers there from Nissan, Chevy, Hyundai and Volvo with their electric cars. Tesla Model S and X and the Model 3 will be there. You can also see electric motorcycles from Motortoyz and Electric assist pedal bikes from Cyclepath. Current Taxi with their Model X and Power Trips who rent Teslas with their Model S will be at the event. Attendees can come view all these Electric Vehicles and we will answer all your questions. And if you get hungry you can buy a Burger from Triple O's White Spot ... at 2:00 all electric vehicles will drive away parade style driving straight down the Hwy over the bridge to Peachland and back. Finishing at the Kelowna Best Western to charge our cars and get a coffee.
There are currently 50 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Tesla Model 3||8|
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||4|
|Kia Soul EV||2|
|Other Plug-In Vehicle||2|
|Tesla Model S||2|
|Nissan Leaf (2018+)||1|
Registered attendees report 729,041 electric miles driven.