Drive Electric Earth Day
Earth Day Avondale EV car show
Apr 22, 2021
|Day:||Thursday, April 22, 2021 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.|
|Time:||10:00 am - 2:00 pm MST|
|Location:||Avondale Civic Library Parking lot
11350 Civic Center Dr
Avondale, AZ 85323
Event ReportWe have exhibitors from Charge Point and Clean cities. We gave handouts from PIA to many visitors. The best part was we have many different vehicles including a Solectria E10 with updated Lithium batteries and 2 VW conversions a 73 Super Beetle and the 914. They both have new AC controllers, reused Volt lithium battery packs and J-1772 charge ports. We also had a rare FORD Focus EV , FIAT 5002, Spark EV along with the Bolt Volt from Chevy. Of course the best selling EVs in the World with a Tesla S3X and Y.
photo by: Phoenix Electric Auto Association
Left to right are our members Dan Nelson who with his 2 college children converted the VW Super Beetle and 914. Next is Darin who drove his Tesla model 3 and get 20 L2 chargers in at his bank office and to the right is Greg Lutowski who drove his Blue Tesla model 3 which he used for his job visiting clients. the 2 Port Charge point is in front of the cars at the Avondale Library.
All attendees and volunteers are required to follow local health guidelines. It is recommended that everyone wear face masks whenever they are within six feet of another person at all Drive Electric Earth Day 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.
We will be in the Avondale Civic Center Parking lot that has a large solar PV shaded area. They also have two top-rated ChargePoint units to charge your vehicle. We will have 10-20 vehicles from a Tesla Model X with a travel trailer they use all over the USA. We will also have Chevy Bolt and Spar EVs. Along with many others to show and ask owners questions.
There will also be magazines with the latest EV news about charging, batteries and vehicles. Did you know we have 3 electric vehicle factories in Arizona? Like Lucid in Casa Grande that will start deliveries in June 2021, to Nikola that has HQ in 4141 Broadway and is building a new factory in Coolidge. Just this week Solo announced its factory will be in Mesa AZ. There are also over 500 public charging spots in Arizona.
WE WILL BE ASKING EVERYONE TO WEAR A N95 MASK AND KEEP A SAFE DISTANCE.
There are currently 30 attendees registered.
Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend
|Tesla Model S||3|
|Chevy Spark EV||1|
|Ford Focus Electric||1|
|Ford Mustang Mach-E||1|
|Nissan Leaf (2011-2017)||1|
|Tesla Model 3||1|
|Tesla Model Y||1|
Registered attendees report 185,765 electric miles driven.