National Drive Electric Week
Sep 21, 2019
|Day:||Saturday, September 21, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Time:||9am - 12 noon|
|Location:||Ikea South Philadelphia
2206 S Columbus Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Event ReportThe morning was non-stop, with each EV driver engaging with passersby and each other. The local sponsor, Ikea, was also very supportive.
photo by: Sue Edwards
Jim Wylie, chair of Sierra Club's Southeastern PA Group and leading the Ready for 100 campaigns across 5 counties, Mr Roberson talking about his 19 Jaguar iPace with Brent Groce.
All attendees and volunteers are required to wear face masks whenever they are within six feet of another person at all National Drive Electric Week 2022 events. Please see this information about how to improve how your mask protects you. For more information, see our in-person event safety requirements.
The Philly EV Club,
with Sierra Club's Southeastern PA Group, and others, are hosting the 1st National Drive Electric
Week event in Philadelphia. This is a free event, and open to all, especially people who're
not sure an EV is right for them.
Come meet other EV drivers, learn about the cars and showcase your own EV. Folks will talk about personal & societal benefits of transitioning from gasoline cars to electric cars / vehicles (EVs). Learn about the new technology from neighbors and friends.
Have an EV? Drive on over and
share your story! The more variety of vehicles and stories we have, the
We meet at the Ikea parking lot, by the Blink EV chargers. If you are interested, please sign up at the link and share with others -- driveelectricweek.org/
National Drive Electric Week is presented by Plug In America, Sierra Club, and Electric Auto Association". Our local sponsor is Ikea in South Philadelphia.
There are currently 31 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Tesla Model 3||3|
|Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV||1|
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||1|
|Nissan Leaf (2018+)||1|
Registered attendees report 225,412 electric miles driven.