National Drive Electric Week
San Diego, CA
Sep 28, 2013
|Day:||Saturday, September 28, 2013 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Location:||San Diego, CA
San Diego’s National Plug In Day was a huge success with more than 750 people gathered at the largest electric vehicle celebration in San Diego history. Some 175 EV owners brought their vehicles and attendees took more than 650 ride and drives.
The event had huge support from the Plug In 2013 Conference and Exposition held in San Diego, Nissan North America, Chevrolet, San Diego Gas & Electric and the California Center for Sustainable Energy.
People lined up to test drive 22 different EVs including the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, Chevy Spark, Toyota Prius Plug-In, Toyota RAV4 EV, Ford Fusion Energi, Ford CMax Energi, Ford Focus Electric, Fiat 500e GEM E2 and GEM E4. Attendees also rode along in two luxury models, the BMW i3 and Tesla Model S. There were 21 companies and organizations with display booths as well.
The event opened with a proclamation from City Councilmember Mark Kersey, naming it National Plug In Day in San Diego.
photo by: Vanessa Minei
Various plug-in vehicles!
The event is pending. Please visit the Attend page to find other National Drive Electric Week events.