National Drive Electric Week
Sep 18, 2015
|Day:||Friday, September 18, 2015 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Location:||Doctor Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
445 S. Magnolia Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801
Drive Electric Orlando and Enterprise Expand One of America’s
Largest Electric Car Rental Programs, Introduce 14 Chevy Volts
America’s most visited city—hosting 60 million travelers a year—will put thousands behind the wheel of an EV for extended test drives, promoting adoption nationwide.
ORLANDO—Standing in front of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and flanked by a new fleet of electric vehicles (EVs), Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer joined Drive Electric Orlando (DEO), Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Chevrolet, OUC and 14 of the city’s top community and business leaders to announce the expansion of Orlando’s EV car rental fleet. Mayor Dyer issued a proclamation at the event reinforcing Orlando’s status as America’s best place to rent an EV, supported by the addition of 14 new Chevrolet Volt plug-in cars to Enterprise’s local rental offering.
The announcement comes during National Drive Electric Week,
photo by: Drive Electric Orlando
DEO Signage on new Chevy Volt
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.Please note: This event is being held in the public plaza area and is open to the public, however there will not be display vehicles, tables or ride-and-drives taking place.
Drive Electric Orlando is a groundbreaking partnership between Orlando rental car agencies, hotels, and tourist attractions designed to offer vacationers and business travelers an exciting and convenient opportunity to "try out" a plug-in electric car during a visit to the World's premier vacation destination.
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