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The Fox Valley Electric Auto Association hosting two NDEW Events

Posted 09-13-2016 in News by Editor

The Fox Valley Electric Auto Association is hosting two local events during this year's National Drive Electric Week.

The first is scheduled for Saturday, September 17th from 1 PM to 4 PM at Bob's Hillview Auto Repair, located at 4C Hillview Drive, Lake Barrington, IL 60010.

The following day, on Sunday, September 18th from 1 PM to 4 PM, the Electric Vehicle Ride-and-Drive and Parade sponsored by the Fox Valley EAA, will take place at the Naperville Test Track, located at 1720 West Jefferson Ave, Naperville, Illinios 60563.

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Hawaii Big Island to host National Drive Electric Week events in Kona & Hilo

Posted 09-13-2016 in News by Editor

The Kailua-Kona National Drive Electric Week ride and drive is scheduled for Saturday, September 10th from 10 AM to 2 PM. The event will be located at the charging stations outside the former Sports Authority store location at 74-5450 Makala Blvd in Kailua-Kona.

The Hilo event takes place Saturday, September 17th from 10 AM to 12 PM at the parking lot north of the WikiFresh restaurant and KWXX Broadcasting, 1145 Kilauea Ave. in Hilo.

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Drive Electric RVA to host NDEW Event in Richmond

Posted 09-13-2016 in News by Editor

The Richmond National Drive Electric Week ride and drive is scheduled for Saturday, September 17th from 12pm to 4pm. The event will be held at Chesterfield Towne Center, located at 11500 Midlothian Turnpike in Richmond.

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Space Coast EV Drivers to host NDEW 2016 event in Satellite Beach

Posted 09-11-2016 in News by Editor

The Satellite Beach National Drive Electric Week ride and drive is scheduled for Saturday, September 17 from 10 AM to 4 PM. The event will be located at the David R Schechter Center, 1089 South Patrick Dr., Satellite Beach, FL 32937.

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Asheville's 3rd annual NDEW Ride and Drive

Posted 09-11-2016 in News by Editor

Asheville's 3rd annual National Drive Electric Week ride and drive is scheduled for Sunday, September 11th from 12pm to 4pm. The event will take place at the Asheville Outlets Mall at 800 Brevard Road in Asheville.

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Issaquah to host National Drive Electric Week Event

Posted 09-09-2016 in News by Editor

City of Issaquah to host National Drive Electric Week ride and drive Sunday, September 18th from 9am to 3pm. The event will be held at the historic Triple X Root Beer Drive In, located at 98 Northeast Gilman Boulevard in Washington.

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EVs have a powerful competitive advantage. Raving Fans.

Posted 09-05-2016 in Articles by Editor

There's something that distinguishes electric vehicles from every other segment of the automobile industry. A powerful force that has driven annual YoY growth between 60-100% every year for the past five years. A competitive advantage that has seen several of the vehicles receive the highest driver and reviewer satisfaction reports ever measured. Raving Fans.

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The 11th Annual AltCar Expo will be held Sept 16-17 in Santa Monica

Posted 09-05-2016 in News by Editor

The 11th Annual AltCar Expo Showcases Latest Technology Available in Alternative Fuel Vehicles.

AltCar Expo is free to the public and has the largest collection of alternative technology vehicles currently on the market. Cars and two wheel vehicles are available for free test drives.



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Audi Unveils 300-Mile All-Electric SUV Prototype at LA Auto Show

Posted 09-05-2016 in News by Editor

Audi unveiled a prototype all-electric SUV with a 300-mile range as well as announcing a network of DC charging stations at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November 2015. The SUV prototype is projected to be available in 2018. Featuring a 95 kWh battery pack, the SUV will be Audi's first all-electric vehicle and will have a range of more than 300 miles.

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Volvo Predicts 10% of Sales to be Electrified by 2020

Posted 09-05-2016 in News by Editor

"We believe that the time has come for electrified cars to cease being a niche technology and enter the mainstream," said Håkan Samuelsson, President and CEO of Volvo Cars, in a release from the end of 2016 outlining the company's global electrification strategy. "We are confident that by 2020, 10% of Volvo’s global sales will be electrified cars." According to the release, the plan includes introducing more plug-in hybrids across their product line. The company also says it will develop a new range of smaller electric cars and build an all-electric car for sale by 2019.

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