National Drive Electric Week Event - San Diego
|Day:||Saturday, September 28, 2013 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
2401 Truxtun Road
San Diego, CA 92106
San Diego’s National Plug In Day was a huge success with more than 750 people gathered at the largest electric vehicle celebration in San Diego history. Some 175 EV owners brought their vehicles and attendees took more than 650 ride and drives.
The event had huge support from the Plug In 2013 Conference and Exposition held in San Diego, Nissan North America, Chevrolet, San Diego Gas & Electric and the California Center for Sustainable Energy.
People lined up to test drive 22 different EVs including the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, Chevy Spark, Toyota Prius Plug-In, Toyota RAV4 EV, Ford Fusion Energi, Ford CMax Energi, Ford Focus Electric, Fiat 500e GEM E2 and GEM E4. Attendees also rode along in two luxury models, the BMW i3 and Tesla Model S. There were 21 companies and organizations with display booths as well.
The event opened with a proclamation from City Councilmember Mark Kersey, naming it National Plug In Day in San Diego.
photo by: Vanessa Minei
Various plug-in vehicles!
Attendees at ELECTRIC VEHICLE DAY can:
- Chevy Spark EV
- Chevy Volt
- Fiat 500e
- Ford C-Max Energi
- Ford Focus EV
- Ford Fusion Energi
- Nissan LEAF
- Toyota Plug-In Prius
- Toyota RAV4 EV
- VIA Motors Extended Cab Pick-up Truck
- BMW i3 (passenger rides only)
- Tesla Model S (passenger rides only)
Mark your calendars! Don’t miss out. Plan on joining us at San Diego’s ELECTRIC VEHICLE DAY on September 28!
REGISTER TODAY TO LET US KNOW YOU’RE COMING!
There are currently 486 attendees registered.
Expected Plug-In Vehicles
|Tesla Model S||7|
|Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later)||6|
|Ford Focus Electric||5|
|Ford C-MAX Energi||4|
|Honda Fit EV||4|
|Chevy Spark EV||2|
|Ford Fusion Energi||2|
|Ford Ranger EV (1997-2003)||1|
|Smart fortwo electric drive||1|
|Toyota Plug-in Prius||1|
Registered attendees report electric miles driven.