2013 Line Up, more events to be added
April 19th , 2013 – WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. Annual Green Grand Prix – Toyota Green Grand Prix Where- Watkins Glen International Grand Prix circuit ( NASCAR short course) Registration – online at www.greengrandprix.com
The Toyota Green Grand Prix’s two-stage rally will offer up the challenges and excitement of driving on the race track and driving on open roads. The first segment of the Doris Bovee Memorial Road Rallies will be a 130-mile, fuel economy event completely on the 2.45-mile short course at WGI, which has hosted competitive racing events since 1957. The rally is open to all classes of road vehicles.
After a lunch break, the rally moves to public roads for 90 miles and another fuel economy run. Both segments will be conducted at highway speeds. “This year’s rallies will offer competitors the opportunity to establish fuel economy records in various categories on a world famous racing venue and on the picturesque roads of the Finger Lakes,” Gillespie said.
The vehicles will be on display during the lunch break and after they return to the track in late afternoon. Spectators will be able to view a wide variety of fuel-efficient vehicles powered by several different fuels including gasoline, biodiesel, hydrogen, propane and compressed natural gas. Many hybrids, plug-in hybrids and full electric vehicles are also expected.
Contact: Bob Gillespie www.greengrandprix.com firstname.lastname@example.org 315-694-2812
April 15–19, 2013 -
Stony Brook University Earthstock 2013, a week-long, campus-wide event, is free and open to the public. Environmental organizations, participants with an earth-friendly message, and local schools will celebrate on the Academic Mall, Friday, April 20. http://www.stonybrook.edu/sb/earthstock/
Earthstock Exhibitor Chair
Staff Assistant to the Assistant Dean of Students
Office of the Dean of Students
222 Student Activities Center
April 21, 2013 – TBA
The CO2 Green Drive Project - NYC – In celebration of Earth Day 2013, Earth Day New York will produce the third annual CO2 E Drive, followed by a green vehicle runway show and exhibition in Union Square.
In the past two years, the CO2 E Drive has been a huge success as a highly visual, media-worthy opportunity that raises awareness about green transportation options. The event has captured the attention of a broad New York City audience and local, national, and global press.
In 2013, we will bring the CO2 E Drive to Union Square, where a wide range of New Yorkers will be able to get an up-close experience with the featured vehicles.
April 28th, 2013 Bedford 2020
New York State’s First Fuel Efficient Car Show: This Car Show will present the “future” today. From fuel efficient hybrids to electric cars and electricity sources that provide a future “free from fossil fuels”, our goal is to show attendees the transportation revolution that is happening today. Attendees will have the unique chance to experience and drive the latest in Electric, Hybrid and Electric/Hybrid vehicles on the market – all in one place!
The Bedford 2020 Car show will feature: Ride and Drive – the chance to see, experience and get behind the wheel of brand new Electric, Hybrid and Electric/Hybrid vehicles… an Owner’s Corner where owners of electric, hybrid and electric/hybrid cars can speak about the advantages of their cars… Interactive Demonstrations and Displays of electric charging stations, solar carports, and conversion cars… Displays of Cutting edge Municipal and Corporate Fleet Vehicles – from electric to biofuel with specific data about cost savings… Music, food, entertainment… and more!
Event Details: The Bedford 2020 Car show takes place on Sunday, April 28, 2013 – 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at Grand Prix New York at the Park, 333 North Bedford Road, Mt. Kisco, NY.
May (TBA), 2013
Town of Babylon Earth Day
10:00AM to 2:00PM, at the Town Hall pond. This year we will putting the large trailered displays along the curb in the west parking lot next to Town Hall for better exposure for our exhibitors.
Contact: Richard Groh
Chief Environmental Analyst
Town of Babylon Department of Environmental Control
281 Phelps Lane North Babylon, NY 11703
(631) 422-7640 Fax (631) 422-7686
2013 21st Century Automotive Challenge
Competition for electric, hybrid, and bio-diesel vehicles
Students, hobbyists, and owners of production cars welcome.
Check these sites for updates
More info to come
June, 2013 – TBA
NEDRA - National Electric Drag Racing Association
Power of DC at Mason Dixon Dragway
More information is available on the Power of DC website at www.powerofdc.com/welcome.html.
Entering Your Vehicle
All EVs are welcome to race, providing they pass our safety/technical inspection. If you are interested in racing see the Classification Rules pertaining to your vehicle.