Five NDEW 2015 Events Scheduled for New York/New Jersey

Five NDEW 2015 Events Scheduled for New York/New Jersey

Posted 09/08/2015 in News by Steve

There are five National Drive Electric Week 2015 events scheduled for New York and New Jersey.


Smith Haven Mall hosts its National Drive Electric Week event on Saturday, September 12th, from 10 AM to 5 PM. The mall is located at 313 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY 11755 on Long Island. Organizers note that the mall is Suffolk County’s largest regional shopping center and principal shopping destination in the area. Because of this, they expect several hundred interested individuals, plus possibly thousand of others who are new to electric vehicles, to be at the event. Members of Long Island Electric Auto Association www.lieaa.org will be present with their personal vehicles. EVs scheduled to appear includes Nissan Leafs, Tesla Model S and Roadsters, BMW i3, several electric conversions and Chevy Volts. Organizers have also invited several local dealers to have vehicles available for test drives at the event. For information about displaying your vehicle or being a local sponsor, contact Anne Schultz, Dir. Of Marketing and Business Development at Smith Haven Mall at ann.schultz@simon.com or call 631.724.8066

In New Jersey, also on Saturday, September 12th, the Montclair event is expecting more than 100 attendees and more than 20 display vehicles including Nissan Leafs, BMW i3s, Tesla Model S, VW e-Golf, Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drives, and a Zero Motorcycle. The event is scheduled from 11 AM to 3 PM at Nauna's Bella Casa, 148 Valley Rd., Montclair, NJ 07042.

Two events are happening on Thursday, September 17th. The first is in Newark at the Public Plaza next to PSEG Headquarters, 80 Park Plaza, Newark, NJ 07102 from 11 AM to 2 PM. Being held in conjunction with local Farmer’s Market, PSEG employee-owned cars will be on display. Vehicles include: Chevy Volt, Ford Focus, Ford C-Max, Honda Fit, Nissan Leaf, and a Tesla Model S. 

Later the same day in Madison, organizers have an event scheduled from 3 PM to 6 PM at the Madison Farmers Market on Central Avenue between Main Street and Cook, Madison, NJ 07940. Vehicles registered to be at the event include Nissan Leafs, Tesla Roadsters, BMW i3s, a Chevy Volt, Tesla Model S and a Zero Motorcycle.

On Saturday, September 19th, organizers have an event scheduled for the Presbyterian Church - Parish House  65 South St., Morristown, NJ 07960 from 10 AM to 2 PM. JMK BMW will have BMW i3s available for test drives at the event from 11 PM to 1 PM. Also joining the event will be a 1917 Detroit Electric Model 68. The Detroit Electric will join approximately 25 other EV modles including Nissan Leaf, Tesla Type S, BME i3, Chevy Volt, Honda Fit EV, Ford C-Max Energi, Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drives, Smart fortwo electric drive and Zero Motorcycle.

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