National Drive Electric Week Virtual EV Ride & Drive Recap

October 3, 2020

October 3rd Virtual Ride & Drive Workshop Recap

We had a great time celebrating National Drive Electric Week with the Colorado ReCharge coaches and local Colorado EV drivers on Saturday! If you attended we’d love to hear what you thought about the videos and the live Q&A session. 

Click here for the link to the video of the workshop including the Q&A with the EV drivers. Below you will find the videos of the virtual Ride & Drive tours given by various EV drivers across the state, plus contact info for the ReCharge coaches.

Did you hear the announcement about the EV Experience Scavenger Hunt? Find out how you can play along and win some great prizes! And be sure to tell your friends to join in for some friendly competition!

Join Summit County Sustainability Coordinator, Michael Wurzel and his guest, Summit County Commissioner Karn Stiegelmeier for a tour of Karn’s Nissan LEAF. Enjoy the beautiful ride through Summit County’s natural beauty and learn about why Karn absolutely LOVES her LEAF! Click here for a longer version of this video.

Ride along with Northern Colorado Clean Cities’ Amy Maxey and her guest, Heath Blanton as they cruise through Fort Collins, CO in Heath’s 2017 Chevy Bolt. Learn more about how the Bolt works for Heath and his growing family in this video tour.

Enjoy a beautifully scenic ride through Garden of the Gods with Wilson Hitchings in his 2015 Tesla Model S. Wilson is a member of the Colorado Springs Electric Vehicle Club and is enthusiastic about spreading the good word about EVs in Pikes Peak Region!

Wondering if an electric vehicles fit the lifestyle for older adults? Join us for a conversation and tour with 4CORE’s Laurie Dickson and her guests, John Lyons and Gail Harriss, both Nissan LEAF owners living in Durango, CO.

Curious about what it’s like inside a Tesla Model 3? Check out this video featuring Tesla owner, Bonnie Trowbridge and first-time Tesla driver, Gabriella Perkins, both of Denver Metro Clean Cities Coalition in this thrilling video through Denver Metro!

Join Summit County Sustainability Coordinator, Michael Wurzel and his guest, Tony Overlock on this adventurous two-wheeled tour of a Summit County community! Learn more about the exciting and quickly developing world of electric bikes in this brief video.

Take a drive with Bob Andersen in his GEM car – a small electric vehicle that gets him around town.

A all-electric street Sweeper? Yes! It’s quiet and quick, just like the other EVs.

Western Slope Recharge Coach: Stefan Johnson  

Email Stefan

Denver Area Recharge Coach: Gabriella Perkins

Email Gabriella

Southern Colorado Recharge Coach: Laurie Dickson

Email Laurie

Northern Colorado Recharge Coaches: Diego Lopez and Amy Maxey

Email Diego | Email Amy

South Central ReCharge Coach: Sonja Meintsma

(Colorado Springs/Pueblo/Salida)

Email Sonja

Click here to learn more about the Colorado Energy Office’s ReCharge Colorado program.

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