National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
October First Fridays in South Bend
South Bend, IN
Oct 07, 2022

Day: Friday, October 7, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 5:00 - 7:30 pm EDT
Location: The Gridiron, Downtown South Bend
106 S Michigan Street
South Bend, IN 46601
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2022.

Event Report

Despite the cold, rainy weather, we had a great collection of electric vehicles!

  • Chevy Bolt EUV
  • Ford Mustang Mach-E
  • Kia EV6
  • Kia Niro Electric
  • Nissan LEAF
  • Tesla Model 3 (3)
  • Tesla Model Y
  • Volkswagen e-Golf
  • Zero Motorcycle

Plug-In Hybrid:
  • Chrysler Pacifica
  • Toyota Prius Prime (2)

photo by: MACOG
Drive Clean Indiana staff chat with an electric vehicle driver.

More photos from this event.

Event Description


Get behind the wheel and experience an electric vehicle first hand! Hear from electric vehicle drivers about their experience. Learn  what electric vehicles are available locally (both new and used), how and where to find electric vehicle charging stations, what purchasing incentives are available and more!

Electric vehicle owners are welcome & encouraged to bring their electric vehicles to the event! Test drives may be available from dealerships, pending availability.

In past events, vehicle models have included:
- Ford Mustang Mach-E
- Tesla Models S, X, 3, Y
- Chevy Bolt
- Nissan LEAF
- Fiat 500e

Plug-In hybrid vehicles may include:
- Toyota Prius Prime
- Chrysler Pacifica mini-van
- Ford C-Max
- Honda Clarity 
- Kia Niro

Look for some of the new models that have appeared in our community in the last year including the Kia EV6, Kona Hyundai, VW I.D4, Chevy Bolt EUV, and more!

Co-hosted by: South Bend Office of Sustainability, Michiana Area Council of Governments, Drive Clean Indiana

Registered Attendees

There are currently 34 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Kia EV6 2
Tesla Model 3 2
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Chevrolet Bolt EUV 1
Chevrolet Volt 1
Chrysler Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid 1
Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid 1
Kia Niro Electric 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Tesla Model S 1
Tesla Model Y 1
Toyota Prius Prime 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
Zero Motorcycle 1
15 Models 17

Registered attendees report 354,000 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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