National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Reno, NV
Sep 09, 2018

Day: Sunday, September 9, 2018 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 9:00 a.m. til 2:00 p.m.
Location: Virginia Lake Park
1980 Lakeside Dr.
Reno, NV 89509
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2018.

Event Report

Involvement from Ned and fire department. They were very excited to intract with the vehicles to understand safety

Event Description


Where and When

September 9, 2018

9am - 2pm

Virginia Lake: 1980 Lakeside Drive, Reno, Nevada

Who, What and Why

This is a FREE community event for the public to see and experience the progress made with electric vehicle technology.

Reno Councilwoman, Naomi Duerr will make opening remarks.

...........EVENT VENDORS................

SEE Autonomy

Glory Cloud Coffee

Sparks City Councilman, Donald Abbot

Tesla Gigafactory

Tesla Motors Club Reno NorCal

NV Energy

First Responders

Fire Department

Sierra Club

Plug In America

Yes on 6 campaign

Electric Automobile Association of Northern Nevada

Drive Electric

BMW Reno

Bill Pearce Courtesy Honda

Zero Electric Motorcycle


Please inform us if you’d like to volunteer your help, put your EV on display or make a contribution. Open to all electric vehicle year/make/models. 

Our event would not be a success without volunteers! If you'd like to put your electric vehicle on display at our event please sign up here.

Social Media

Check out the event on Facebook.

Follow & tag us on Instagram.

Check out the Electric Automobile Association of Northern Nevada's website.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 75 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 12
Tesla Model S 4
Tesla Model X 4
Zero Motorcycle 3
Chevrolet Bolt 2
Other Plug-In Vehicle 2
BMW Mini-E 1
Chevrolet Volt 1
Ford Focus Electric 1
Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid 1
Mitsubishi i-MiEV 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
16 Models 37

Registered attendees report 623,180 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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