National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week Event - Waterloo

Day: Saturday, September 19, 2015 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: Conestoga Mall
550 King St N
Waterloo, ON N2L 5W6
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the organizers for this event, which took place in 2015.

Event Report

Event took place at Conestiga Mall in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. As this was our first year and time organizing such an event, we felt it was a successful day. We had and overcast day on Event day (Saturday), with the threat of rain for the whole day, in the last half hour of the event the sky opened up and ended our exhibit. We got word out via Twitter and Facebook and paired up with a local organization (Sustainablw Waterloo). EVs that participated included Chevy Volts(9), Nissan Leafs(7), Tesla Model S's(3), Smartcar ForTwo's(2), a BMW i3, and a Kia Soul EV. We billed our event as a chance for the public to learn about electric cars from real current electrical vehicle owners, we had no dealers or items for sale, just information and test drives. We had a good location, as the regional mall gave us space in their parking lot (near the L2 car charger). All had a good time and we will want to make a bigger splash next year! Thanks for the opportunity!


photo by: WRVoltec
Chevy Volts and Nissan Leafs at Conestoga Mall in Waterloo, Ontario on Sat Sept 19

Event Description

 

Join us to see electric vehicles and learn from owners about their experience driving electric. We will have information sheets, static car displays, charger info and EV ride-alongs.

Whether just attending to learn or bringing an electric vehicle to share your experience, please use the Register button above to let us know.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 39 attendees registered.

Expected Plug-In Vehicles

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Volt 8
Nissan LEAF 7
Smart fortwo electric drive 2
Tesla Model S 2
BMW i3 REx 1
5 Models 20

Registered attendees report 306,064 electric miles driven.

Presented By

PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSOR

Nissan LEAF® is the exclusive automotive sponsor of National Drive Electric Week

BRONZE LEVEL SPONSOR

BRASS LEVEL SPONSOR

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