Drive Electric Earth Day

Drive Electric Earth Day
Yark Drives Electric Earth Day Event
Toledo, OH
Apr 11, 2022

Day: Monday, April 11, 2022 NOTE: this event has already happened.
Time: 4:00 - 8:00 pm EDT
Location: Yark Ford
5555 W. Central Ave
Toledo, OH 43615
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Event Report

The management team at Yark Auto worked with Ford HQ to bring an F150 Lightning and a Mach e GT to the event at their Ford dealership. Of course, these two vehicles were the highlight of the event with other participant vehicles outside... in the rain. So attendees stayed inside with the food (individually packaged snacks and beverages) and the cool vehicles that they could climb into and ask questions. Current EV drivers found gathering spots and had conversations about EV life and how exciting this time is for those who love EVs. We shared our lifestyle knowledge with attendees who were curious.

The event was held from 3-7p with there being a strong group gathered until the last half hour.

13ABC new covered the event during their 4, 5 and 6p news, including a live segment.

We were overwhelmed by the number of visitors and conversations during the busiest times of the event and did the best we could with photos. Most were taken at the beginning and the end of the event.
The full album is here https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.391347189670989&type=3



photo by: Girl in the Glass City
The enormous infotainment screen on the F150 Lightning greeting visitors to the DEED event at Yark Ford featuring a preview of the electric pickup.

More photos from this event.

Event Description

 

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.

Yark Automotive Group will host a gathering of EV owners, enthusiasts, and potential EV owners at Yark Ford. The festivities will feature a manufacturer's demo model of the F150 Lightning all-electric pickup truck and a Mach e GT. Ford brand managers for the vehicles will be on site with the vehicles. Light refreshments will be served.

Electric vehicles from all automakers are welcome to attend.




Registered Attendees

There are currently 18 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Ford Mustang Mach-E 1
Tesla Model 3 1
Tesla Model Y 1
4 Models 4

Registered attendees report 69,500 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America
Electric Vehicle Association
Sierra Club
EVHybridNoire

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Community Partners

All DEED 2022 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of Drive Electric Earth Day.

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