National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Roanoke, VA
Sep 22, 2019

Day: Sunday, September 22, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 12:00 - 5:00
Location: 303 Norfolk Ave SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
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Event Report

We joined in the week very late. Had vehicles on display as noted on exhibits.  Look forward to participating in future.


Event Description


All attendees and volunteers are required to wear face masks whenever they are within six feet of another person at all National Drive Electric Week 2022 events. Please see this information about how to improve how your mask protects you. For more information, see our in-person event safety requirements.


September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us Sunday September 22 for  National Drive Electric Week 2019

General Motors and Tesla did not Invent the Electric Car!

The Detroit Electric Car Company sold 13,000 electric cars from 1907 to 1939. Celebrate “National Drive Electric Week” and learn about the Detroit Electric car and GM’s first mass produced and purpose-designed electric vehicle of the modern era, the EV1; both on exhibit at the Virginia Museum of Transportation. (


Presented By

Plugin America
Electric Vehicle Association
Sierra Club

Platinum Level Sponsor

Bronze Level Sponsor

All NDEW 2022 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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