National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Albany, OR
Sep 22, 2019

Day: Sunday, September 22, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 11:30 to 1:00
Location: Faith Lutheran Church
930 SW Queen Ave
Albany, OR 97321
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2019.

Event Report

The Albany, Oregon event was attended by approximately 40 people, 12 of which were EV drivers and their families, and the other 28 were members of Faith Lutheran Church or members of the public that dropped in during the event.  EVs present included the Nissan Leaf, Tesla X, Hyundai Kona, Kia Niro, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet Spark, Volkswagen e-Golf and a Honda del Sol custom conversion.

Event Description


On Sunday, September 22, beginning at 11:30 AM, Charles Bonville and Faith Lutheran Church is hosting a coffee talk about electric vehicles (EVs), in coordination with the National Drive Electric Week 2019.  The local EV community will have both contemporary EVs and classic conversion electric vehicles on display on the west side of the parking lot, providing opportunities to see and take a ride in an EV.  Some of the EVs confirmed for attendance thus far include a Hyundai Kona, a Kia Niro and a Tesla Model X, all of which are electric SUVs with beyond 250 miles of range per charge.  Nissan Leaf, Tesla Model 3, Chevrolet Bolt and other EV sedans will also be present.  As well, two conversion EVs will illustrate how existing vehicles can be converted from gasoline to electric.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 11 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Volt 1
Chevy Spark EV 1
EV Conversion 1
Hyundai KONA Electric 1
Kia Niro Electric 1
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 1
Other Plug-In Vehicle 1
Volkswagen e-Golf 1
8 Models 8

Registered attendees report 209,672 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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