Drive Electric Event
Issaquah Spring Electric Vehicle Show
May 08, 2016
|Day:||Sunday, May 8, 2016 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.|
|Time:||9 am - 3 pm|
Triple X Root Beer Drive In
98 Northeast Gilman Boulevard
Issaquah, WA 98027
Learn About the Many Benefits of Driving Electric
at the XXX Root Beer Drive-In in Issaquah
Sunday, MAY 8, 2016 • 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Come to a free Mother's Day event for the whole family! Stop by the Triple X Rootbeer Drive IN and see Electric cars, trucks, music, food, entertainment and more.
Washington State is one of the top markets for Electric Vehicles (EVs) in the country! Not only are EVs becoming more popular, but increasingly stylish models are appearing on the market, including, Nissan, Ford, Tesla, Smart, Chevrolet, Toyota, Fiat, Porche, Honda, Mercedes,Kia,VW, Mitsubishi BMW, and many others. RSVP to our complimentary registration below and get one FREE raffle ticket with prizes such as manufacturers test drives, Triple X Rootbeer burgers, EV merchandise, local vendor gifts, and more! Have your own Electric Vehicle? The sixth annual Drive Electric Week hosted by the Seattle Electric Vehicle Association will again take place in the Electric Vehicles - friendly city of Issaquah, a short drive east of Seattle right off I-90. The location is the historic Triple X Root Beer, a monument to the history of motoring and a regional destination famous for its weekly car shows.
Registration is FREE If you want to show your plug-in electric vehicle register now. Space is filling up!
See production and vintage conversion vehicles on display. Talk to owners about their experiences driving electric vehicles. Enjoy music, prizes and our special guests. Come see what is new in the world of electric driving.
Last year we had 59+ electric vehicles on display representing more than 1.5 million oil-free miles! The event also included lots of fun activities such as a scavenger hunt with prizes, three student robotics teams and some great exhibits by Puget Sound Solar, Torklift Central and several other vendors.
Our Special guests represent the breadth of enthusiasts and leaders of the community of drivers, business, and government.
Prior years our VIP guests included Issaquah Mayor Fred Butler, state Representative Chad Magendanz, King County Council Chair Larry Phillips, and Charles Knutson Senoir Policy Advisor Washington State Transportation & Economic Development.
There are currently 168 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||5|
|Other Plug-In Vehicle||4|
|Tesla Model S||4|
|Kia Soul EV||2|
|Tesla Model X||2|
|Ford Ranger EV (1997-2003)||1|
|Ford Transit Connect Electric||1|
|Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later)||1|
Registered attendees report 535,812 electric miles driven.
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