National Drive Electric Week Event - Naperville
|Day:||Sunday, September 18, 2016 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Location:||Naperville Test Track
1720 West Jefferson Ave
(Just east of Fort Hill Drive and West Jefferson Ave intersection)
Naperville, IL 60563
We started off the NDEW event Sunday 9/18 /2016 by holding a 20 minute parade of electric vehicles around the local area down Ogden Ave. and Route 59 roads circling back to the Naperville test track. EVeryone had a blast! Then for the next few hours we had a steady stream of guests interested in electric vehicles come and talk to the owners and drivers of EVs, many of the volunteers taking guests around the car test track. Great Music was provided by a Fox Valley Electric Auto Association volunteer and with the gorgeous weather it was considered a success by all.
photo by: Bruce Jones
Right to left Joan Haller, Maureen Stillman (waving), Bob Baker, Barbara ?(others unknown in background) Cars Left Front counterclockwise Red Tesla Model S, Black Mitsubihi iMiev, Green 1930 Hupmobile PHEV conversion, 1994 Jeep EV Conversion, Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf, Ford Focus Electric, others in background
There are currently 104 attendees registered.
Expected Plug-In Vehicles
|Tesla Model S||7|
|Ford Focus Electric||2|
|Tesla Model X||2|
|Ford C-MAX Energi||1|
Registered attendees report 544,587 electric miles driven.
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