On the Screen.
Revenge of the Electric Car was screened at the Ventura Film Society and at Newburry Park last February.
Revenge of the Electric Car will be on PBS TV documentary series Independent Lens. It will air on PBS SoCal (HD)on April 22nd at 10pm.
On PBS OC (50.2) April 27@ 9pm; April 28@ 12pm; April 29@ 4pm;
May 1@ 8am; May 2@ 11am.
Copies of the DVD are for sale at some Whole Foods markets
Saturday May 12, 2012. "Oil Independence Now; Why the Chevy Volt Matters"
10 am -1 pm at Santa Paula Chevrolet, 101 West Harvard Blvd. Santa Paula, CA 93061-0070.
Free event with a discussion by Electric Vehicle Enthusiast Russell Sydney. And a ride and drive of the Chevy Volt. For more information contact Mike Greenslit @ Santa Paula Chevrolet, 805-585-2127. Or Russell Sydney, New Energy Answers Inc. 805-652-1482.
Do you want to test drive some of the newest electric cars without going to a dealership?
The Electric Drive
Transportation Association (EDTA) is inviting the public to the “Ride, Drive,
& Charge” event at the 26th International Electric Vehicle Symposium at the Los
Angeles Convention Center from May 6 - 8, 2012.
The Coda Sedan, Honda FCX
Clarity, Mercedes Benz B-Class F-CELL, Mitsubishi Motors i-MiEV, Nissan LEAF,
and the Toyota Prius-Plug-In will be available for test drives, as well as
vehicles from BYD Motor, GM / Chevrolet, Lyric, Smith, Via and others. Several
companies will also demonstrate how to charge electric vehicles, including:
AeroVironment, Evatran, Qualcomm Halo, and Siemens. View photos of some of the
vehicles and chargers that will be available for consumers to try. Click on photo below.
The hours will be on Sunday,
May 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday, May 7 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
and Tuesday, May 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Participants can gain hands-on
experience with electric vehicles, including riding, driving and learning how
to use different types of electric vehicle chargers.
Also on Sunday, May 6, the
public will also have an opportunity to tour more than 160 exhibits on the show
floor at the Symposium. Click here to see more photos.
Public registration for
GoElectricDrive Day (including the exhibit hall, workshop and Ride, Drive,
& Charge) will be available onsite for $10 for adults and $5 for children
(ages 6-18, children 5 and younger are free of charge). For more information
and to register, please visit www.EVS26.org/GO.
The Electric Drive
Transportation Association (EDTA) is the preeminent trade association
representing battery, hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fuel cell electric drive
technologies and infrastructure. EDTA conducts public policy advocacy,
education, industry networking, and international conferences. EDTA's
membership includes vehicle and equipment manufacturers, energy companies,
technology developers, component suppliers, government agencies and others. For
more information about EDTA and its members, visit ElectricDrive.org. For
information about owning and operating electric vehicles, please visit
And if you are in the Indianapolis area this May 14, 2012. You can sign up to drive your EV car on the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway as part of its
EV Rally hosted by Electric Drive Transportation
Association (EDTA) and its GoElectricDrive.com consumer education initiative. Sign up on line and $50 will get you parking,
gate entrance, dash plaque and the opportunity to drive around the
famous race track.
For the racer at heart,
with the time to watch TV or online.
Racing Dreams follows these
three young racers as competitors in races organized by the World Karting
Association (WKA) — the largest national sanctioning body for karting in North
America. The WKA alone boasts 10,000 active members (both youth and adult) and
counts 120 tracks worldwide where competitive races are held. Other
organizations regulating karting in the United States include the International
Kart Federation (IFK) and the Karters of America Racing Triad (KART).