National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Ottawa, ON
Sep 10, 2017

Day: Sunday, September 10, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Location: Ottawa, ON K2C 3S4
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Event Report

We conducted an electric car rally from Ottawa to Merrickville, a distance of about 60km. We travelled to Merrickville in a convoy along a scenic route. At Merrickville we had lunch together. One additional electric car enthusiast met us in Merrickville after driving up from New York State. While in Merrickville many visitors to the historic town had an opportunity to see many electric cars and ask us about the vehicles.

We had 11 Tesla's (10 Model S and 1 X), 2 Bolts and 1 e- golf in the car rally. Over 28 people participated in the event

Over lunch together, th discussion centred on electric vehicles and future infrasture issues for electric vehicles.

Bob Mason

P.S I am chasing someone who took great photos. Check out Tesla Ottawa on Facebook for 4 photos of the event post d by one of the participants.

photo by: Bob Mason
Too many to name First car is a Tesla Model S owned by Bob and Janette Mason

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The event is pending. Please visit the Attend page to find other National Drive Electric Week events.

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Plugin America
Electric Auto Association
Sierra Club

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