National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
These 5 regular EV maintenance tips will keep your EV in top shape
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: 11-12 PST
Audience: United States National
Panelists: Aashish (Ash) Dalal
Host: Sacramento Clean Cities
Topic: EV 101
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2020.

Event Report

Ash Dalal, Presenter:
*Mechanical Engineering Degree from UC Davis studing under Dr. Andy Frank, "Father of the PHEV"
*20 Years working as an EV, PHEV & ICE Systems Enegineer in industry and private practice
Guy Hall, Co-host:
*President Emeritus, Sacramento Electric Auto Association
*Active leader in the electric vehicle community in the Sacramento Region
Tim Taylor, Co-host
*Executive Director, Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition
*Active leader in the alterantive fuel and electric vehicle community in the Sacramento Region
Sponsor Acknowledgements
*All announcements for the presentation and all slides in the presentation acknowledged the sponsors of National Drive Electric Week
*A link to the event recording will be posted to the Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition website within a week <>
*Links will also be posted to each of three separate elements of the presentation: Slides, Buying a Used EV, Regular EV Maintenance
Event Information
*We had 32 participants. Guy Hall handled the Chat, Tim Taylor handled the Participants (admint to meeting, raised hands for questions)
*There were a large number of very positive comments including this one from Mark Shellard to Everyone:  11:29 AM “These are really great videos and a topic I think is largely overlooked.”
*There was a very lively discussion going on in the Chat Room...lots of personal experiences being shared.

Event Description


Buying, Owning and Maintaining an Electric Vehicle - How to keep your EV in tip-top condition, and how to be a smart new or used EV buyer. Thursday, 10/1/20, 11am - 12noon PST.  Register using the button at the top of this page.

This webinar will be hosted by Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition and the Sacramento Chapter of the Electric Auto Association (SacEV). The presenter will be Ash Dalal, an automotive tech, Sac EV member and longtime EV enthusast who has extensive experience building, diagnosing and maintaining EVs and presenting EV information at all levels from basic to hightly technical. 

Registered Attendees

There are currently 43 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 7
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 5
Chevrolet Bolt 4
Chevrolet Volt 2
Kia Niro Electric 2
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 2
Tesla Model S 2
BMW i3 1
Chevy Spark EV 1
Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid 1
Hyundai KONA Electric 1
Tesla Model X 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
13 Models 30

Registered attendees report 720,431 electric miles driven.

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