National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Tucson, AZ
Sep 08, 2018

Day: Saturday, September 8, 2018 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 3p-5p
Location: Sir Veza's Taco Garage
220 W. Wetmore Rd. T
Tucson, AZ 85705
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2018.

Event Report

A very lively event. Jerry Asher introduced himself and told about his journeys around Arizona to promote Driving Electric. He showed off his Tesla toeing the original 2011 Nissan Leaf. We had a cool photo backdrop made out of NDEW signs and had a few Tesla model X Shows. Everyone in the restaurant was interested. we were a hit!

photo by: TEVA Staff
1) Paul Pederson, TEVA Vice President and NDEW 2018 Co-Captain, 2) Jerry Asher, TEVA Ambassador, 3)Dave Gebert, TEVA President

Event Description


Meet and Greet with TEVA Ambassador Jerry Asher. Hop in your EV and pull up to Sir Vezas Taco Garage for a meet and greet with the famous EV Promoter and Ambassador to TEVA, Jerry Asher. Jerry has made many yearly trips throughout the state of Arizona in his original Nissan leaf to inform cities, towns, business, and attractions how to join the electric revolution. He has also spoken to many schools and organizations about how easy it is to drive electric. He will be embarking on his next journey right after the event,  driving a Tesla towing a Leaf! So don't miss out on this chance to hang out with an EV legend! Gifts and photo-ops are on the menu. Bring your friends. Let's kickoff National Drive Electric Week at the Taco Garage. 

Registered Attendees

There are currently 5 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Volt 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Tesla Model S 1
3 Models 3

Registered attendees report 52,500 electric miles driven.

Presented By

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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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