Drive Electric Event
May 06, 2018
|Day:||Sunday, May 6, 2018 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Time:||9 am to 3 pm|
|Location:||Triple XXX Burgers
98 NE Gilman Blvd
Issaquah, WA 98207
photo by: Grace Reamer
Rodger Hartley with his fully restored and operational 1927 Red Bug Electric Roadster next to a Nissan Leaf provided by the 8th Street EV Outlet.
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Electric Vehicle shows are held May 6th, 2018 and September 16th, 2018.
Our Spring Show hosted by the Seattle Electric Vehicle Association will again take place in the Electric Vehicle friendly city of Issaquah, a short drive east of Seattle right off I-90. The location is the historic Triple X Root Beer Drive-In: a monument to the history of motoring and a regional destination famous for its weekly car shows.
Washington State is one of the top markets for Electric Vehicles (EVs) in the country! Not only are EVs becoming more popular, but increasingly stylish models are appearing on the market from various auto makers, including:
Nissan ● Ford ● Tesla ● Smart ● Chevrolet ● Toyota ● Fiat ● Porsche ● Honda ● Mercedes ● Kia ● VW ● Mitsubishi ● BMW and many others
Registration is FREE. If you want to show your plug-in electric vehicle, register now. Space is filling up!
See production and vintage conversion vehicles on display. Talk to owners about their experiences driving EVs. Enjoy music, prizes and our special guests. Come see what is new in the world of electric driving.
Last May we had 59+ EVs on display representing more than 1.5 million oil-free miles! The event also included lots of fun activities such as a scavenger hunt with prizes, three student robotics teams and some great exhibits by Puget Sound Solar, Torklift Central and several other vendors.
Our special guests represent the breadth of enthusiasts and leaders in the community of drivers, business, and government.
In prior years, our VIP guests included White Zombie's John Wayland, Issaquah Mayor Fred Butler, state Representative Chad Magendanz, King County Council Chair Larry Phillips, and Charles Knutson Senior Policy Advisor Washington State Transportation & Economic Development.
RSVP to our complimentary registration below and get one FREE raffle ticket with prizes such as manufacturers test drives, Triple X Rootbeer burgers, EV merchandise, local vendor gifts, and more!
There are currently 85 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||11|
|Tesla Model 3||8|
|Tesla Model S||7|
|Kia Soul EV||2|
|BMW i3 REx||1|
|Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive||1|
|Smart fortwo electric drive||1|
|Tesla Model X||1|
|Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later)||1|
Registered attendees report 1,183,508 electric miles driven.
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