National Drive Electric Week Event - Solvang
|Day:||Saturday, September 10, 2016 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||10 a.m. to 3 p.m.|
Parking Lot 1 at Centennial Plaza
468 Alisal Road
Solvang, CA 93463
Mayor of Solvang, California, Jim Richardson, owner of a Chevy Volt attended. He told us his City Council adopted a clean air, clean vehicle campaign that resulted in the first installation of charge stations in Santa Barbara County. Santa Barbara County Planning Commissioner for the Third District and Third District Supervisoral candidate, Joan Hartmann, a Tesla Model S owner attended. Extremely successful and well attended show by the general public. Of the 10 cars on display, 9 were separate, all-electric models. Venue was a high traffic tourist destination. Attendees were from all over the world in addition to the United States.
photo by: Lisa Merkord
Ron Merkord in the black shirt with his back to the camera describes his Tesla Model X to an interested woman at the NDEW show in Solvang, California on Saturday, September 10, 2016 while other attendees look on.
There are currently 17 attendees registered.
Expected Plug-In Vehicles
|Chevy Spark EV||1|
|Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive||1|
|Smart fortwo electric drive||1|
|Tesla Model S||1|
|Tesla Model X||1|
Registered attendees report 95,000 electric miles driven.
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