National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and SB .
Diamond Bar, CA
Sep 28, 2013

Day: Saturday, September 28, 2013 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Location: South Coast Air Quality Management District
21865 East Copley Drive
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2013.

Event Report

Hosted By South Coast Air Quality Management District, first time at new inland venue.

448,893 oil free miles,

Symposium Speakers: Lisa Mirisola- Science and Technology Advancement Program Supervisor SCAQMD, Wally Rippel-1969 first national EV race winner(MIT & Cal Tech) AC Propulsion, Rev. Gadget-Left Coast
Electric, Stefano Paris- X prize winning team member

Plug In America, Sierra Club and EAA had booths. In addition there were 16 other community and related industry booths including the Cal Poly Solar Boat and Team, The Edison Mobile Smart Energy experience( big rig truck with Trailer set up like a house to walk through and see and experience efficient home and appliance practices.

Representation from Nissan, Smart, and Chevrolet Dealers.

EV parade and test drives.

Event Description


Join us Saturday afternoon from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, hosted by The South Coast Air Quality Management District in Diamond, California.

Take the Grand Ave exit where the 60 and 57 freeways meet, to the beautiful AQMD headquarters at 21865 Copley Dr, 91765

******************Our event flyer is so massively awesome to get it you have to click:   our flyer *******************************                            

Please check for site info and directions. Please check our web site:

Forum speakers include:Lisa Mirisola, STA Program Supervisor, AQMD

                                        Stefano Paris, X Prize Team and PIA

                                         Wally Rippel, 1st National EV race winner, AC propulsion

EV dealers represented Nissan, Chevrolet Ford, Smart and many other owner Electric Vehicles. Check the summation box at the top of the page


EV ride and drives, Booths, Solar Boat display, Electric Tailgating, Forum, Parade, Edison model energy house and much more fun await you. Please register, and if you need more information or would like a booth contact us, and leave your contact info in the Volunteer section.

There is a restaurant at Grand and Copley, and many more at Grand and Diamond Bar, visit,

Youth (or adults) may visit the library across the parking lot.

FREE CHARGING AVAILABLE ONSITE: 18 Level 2, 8 Level 1, and 2 SPI

2 Blink CHAdeMO Fast Chargers:  a ($5) fee for the CHAdeMO Fast Charge only

Electric Vehicles have instant accelerator response, high torque, and are smooth, clean quite,and fun to drive. Maintenance costs are lower with 10 times fewer moving parts, no oil changes,, fuel is cheaper and electricity is available almost everywhere you are.


Registered Attendees

There are currently 106 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 11
Chevrolet Volt 9
Tesla Model S 4
Ford Focus Electric 2
Other 2
BMW ActiveE 1
Fiat 500e 1
Ford Fusion Energi 1
Smart fortwo electric drive 1
Toyota Plug-in Prius 1
Toyota RAV4 EV (2012 and later) 1
Zero Motorcycle 1
12 Models 35

Registered attendees report electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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