National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Middletown, CT
Sep 16, 2017

Day: Saturday, September 16, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 2pm - 5pm
Location: Harbor Park
100 Harbor Drive
Middletown, CT 06457
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2017.

Event Report

There was a nice mixture of cars and visitors. Other than the Teslas a RAV4EV from CA. For us CT folks this was the first time seeing one. The Deputy Mayor talked to everyone and discussed the city's initiatives for supporting EV's.

photo by: NEEAA

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Event Description


Biggest event in Central Connecticut, held on the Connecticut River shores in Middletown, CT. Great turnout with beautiful weather. Last year, more than 200 people attended, 24 cars and six city owned plug-ins were on display. Five local dealers were present giving ride & drives. Robotics teams were present as well as local Solar dealers and a food truck.

We have a number of very nice handouts including Aluminum Water bottles, Hats, Fans, and Backpack bags!!

Mercy High School Robotics team will be demonstrating their Robot that won last years robotics competition in Waterbury CT.

Deputy Mayor of Middletown will be there to talk cars as well.

Come visit Dealers who have committed to attend from Chevrolet, Toyota, Nissan and Zero Motorcycles!!

Please register so we can plan parking for everyone. Click the blue register button at the top of this page, and you'll be entered to win a chance at a $250 gift card. Thanks.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 72 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Volt 6
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 6
Chevrolet Bolt 3
Ford Focus Electric 3
Tesla Model S 3
Ford C-MAX Energi 2
BMW i3 REx 1
Kia Soul EV 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
Zero Motorcycle 1
12 Models 29

Registered attendees report 649,324 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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