National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Columbus - National Drive Electric Week
Columbus, OH
Oct 01, 2022

Day: Saturday, October 1, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT
Location: Columbus Yellow Cab
1989 Camaro Ave
Columbus, OH 43207
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Join Drive Electric Columbus as we celebrate National Drive Electric Week at the headquarters of Columbus Yellow Cab on October 1st, 2022 from 10 am to 2 pm.

We are pleased we can hold our National Drive Electric Week event at Columbus Yellow Cab headquarters as it features one of the Decentralized Mobility Ecosystem hubs, a project which was formed in partnership with Clean Fuels Ohio.  There will be 3 mobility hubs in Central Ohio and each will consist of publicly available EVs and charging infrastructure owned by Columbus Yellow Cab for use by its taxicab drivers, other professionally employed transportation service drivers, and licensed drivers for personal use.  The EVs will be accessible through the Columbus Yellow Cab app and you will also find to access keyless entry and digital transactions.  To learn more about this project please check out: https://cleanfuelsohio.org/decentralized-mobility/ 
 



We will have an Electric Car Show (all participants will receive a Car Show Dash Plaque). We will have a variety of awards and fan favorite categories for EVs in the show.

We will have a Kids Area where they can take an RC Car for a battery-powered lap or read "Sparky's Electrifying Tale".  Plus they will get a chance to vote for the kid's choice awards in the Electric Car Show!

The Ohio State University EcoCar Team will be in attendance!  The EcoCAR Mobility Challenge is an Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, General Motors, and Mathworks, and it is managed by Argonne National Laboratory. Students from 12 North American Universities must re-engineer a Chevrolet Blazer over four years to incorporate advanced propulsion systems, electrification, and connected and automated vehicle technologies.

We are expecting several fun partner displays this year!  Stop by to speak with Community Advocates from IMPACT Community Action about the Columbus Solar Co-op, check out the adoptable trees from Green Columbus, have a caricature of yourself drawn by Kelci, and more!  Polestar will have their EV on site and it will let you schedule test drives that meet you at your choice of location.  

Are you EV curious? Drop by to see a variety of Electric Vehicles and ask EV owners questions about driving electric every day. Don't miss registering for the door prize drawings like a 1 year AAA Ohio Membership, MooMoo Car Wash gift card, and taking home some freebies from the National Sponsors.

Join our newsletter, find out about other future happenings, and see photo galleries of past events on our webpage at DriveElectricColumbus.com





Registered Attendees

There are currently 97 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 8
Kia Niro Electric 5
Tesla Model S 5
Rivian R1T 3
Chevrolet Bolt 2
Chevrolet Volt 2
Ford F-150 Lightning 2
Kia EV6 2
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 2
Other Plug-In Vehicle 2
Chevrolet Bolt EUV 1
Fiat 500e 1
Ford Fusion Energi 1
Ford Mustang Mach-E 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Polestar 2 1
Tesla Model Y 1
Tesla Roadster 1
Volkswagen ID.4 1
19 Models 42

Registered attendees report 1,247,874 electric miles driven.

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Plugin America
Electric Vehicle Association
Sierra Club
EVHybridNoire

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

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