National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Where We Came From - EVs from 1900 to the Present
Oct 01, 2020

Note: This is an online only event with no physical location.
Day: Thursday, October 1, 2020 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 3:00 PM PDT to 4:30 PM PDT
Audience: Canada National
Panelists: Haakon MacCallum, Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association
Host: Electric Auto Association
Recording: view the recorded presentation.
Topic: Other
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2020.

Event Report

Haakon MacCallum will describe many of the skills, techniques, and materials used 100 years ago when this EV was made - and were needed once again to bring this Detroit Electric back to original condition.

Haakon MacCallum, Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association
Host: Canadian Electric Vehicle Society, Electric Auto Association

Event Description


Note change in time.  Now 3:00 PM Pacific
Where We Came From:  VEVA’s 1912 Model 31 Detroit
Haakon MacCallum
Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association

The history of the car began with EVs holding a leading role before ICE technology became dominant.  Haakon will share a little about this past, and then talk about the journey VEVA’s 108 year old car took to finally end up where she is today.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 11 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Hyundai KONA Electric 2
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Chevrolet Volt 1
Detroit Electric Model 68 (1917) 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Tesla Model 3 1
Tesla Model S 1
7 Models 8

Registered attendees report 180,402 electric miles driven.

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