Drive Electric Earth Day

Drive Electric Earth Day
Lawrence, KS
Apr 20, 2019

Day: Saturday, April 20, 2019 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the events page.
Location: Lawrence, KS 66044
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The Sierra Club/Wakarusa Group and the Sustainability Action Network organized a two-part event for Earth Day. We had nine EVs join the traditional Earth Day parade, followed by an EV showcase adjacent to the park where Earth Day was being celebrated. In theory we represented 11 EVs, because one of the Tesla 3 drivers has a Nissan LEAF that was in our NDEW show last September, and the Tesla X driver has a Mercedes B-Class B250e that also was in our NDEW show last September. But they could drive only one car at a time! And another of the Tesla 3 drivers had attended our NDEW show last September, and based on his experience at that show, he bought his Tesla one month later.

photo by: Caleb Hull, Lawrence Parks & Recreation Department
Earth Day parade. Nissan LEAF, Tesla S, Tesla 3, Chevrolet Bolt, Tesla 3, Chevrolet Volt, Tesla 3, Tesla 3, Tesla X.

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This event's organizers have not yet agreed to the DEED 2021 COVID-19 safety requirements. Please visit the Events page to find other Drive Electric Earth Day events.

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