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Electric Car Pledge - Pledge to drive an electric car, you own one or you simply support the Electric Vehicle movement.
Recent Pledge comments:
JD Taylor from Poolesville MD (Poolesville Green Facebook) drives a Ford Fusion Energi: "I am a Ford Fusion Energi driver. I do hate when I have to use Gas, it is rare, but it did allow me to drive from Poolesville, MD to Kennedy Space Center, FL (900 miles, 14 hrs) only stopping once for Gas (three times for bathroom). I still think PHEV are an important step to EVs and will buy EVs when the full infrastructure gets built, ranges get extended and cost comes down. If I could afford it now, I would gladly replace my Fusion for a Tesla S or X. So yes, I think PHEVs are in important part of Plug-In week or NDEW. I think most will make the full change to EV, as someday so will the ICE drivers."
Sara S. from Corona, CA Supports green initiatives, sustainablility, and getting more electric vehicles on the road. "I can actually see the air quality getting worse and am dedicated to getting gas guzzlers off the road and more electric vehicles in their place."
Timothy H. from Belleville, IL drives a 2013 Volt: "EVs are the way to go!"
Karl from Gatineau, Quebec Canada drives a Nissan Leaf: "Electric Cars Rock!!!"
Richard S. from Newtwon CT drives a Ford Fusion Energi 2013: "A plug-in hybrid was the perfect choice for me because New England has made no concerted effort to create EV charging stations within commuting distances from each other. My Fusion gets 21 miles on a charge and my commuting distance is about 27 mi each way. Luckily, my employer has charging stations so I only use about 2/10 of a gallon round trip.
So let's replace parking meters with charging stations, put charging stations in every public garage and parking lot, every state park, every highway rest stop, every airport and railway station, and every park and ride.
I am disappointed in Tesla using a different standard so other drivers cannot take advantage of their stations. This is rather short sighted from a global view.
Let's get going and do it right this time before we destroy the environment. And maybe we can stop fighting over foreign oil, stop oil rigs in the gulf, stop destroying the country with poisonous fracking and just get it done.
Mike S. from Bakersfield owns two Volts, 2011 and 2013: "2011 Volt 94 mpg lifetime, 2013 Volt 248 mpg".
Joe S. from Cranford, NJ drives a Ford Focus EV: "Driving an all electric car in New Jersey is wonderful! We finally get to pump our own fuel at home and on the road, with no messy smell on your hands or clothes! Do your EV homework, know your driving limits and you will see how much fun owning an EV is."
Gary F. in California drives a Chevy Volt: "There used to be a soap commercial that said... "Aren't you glad you use Dial (soap), don't you wish everyone did." That is the way I feel about my Volt. I wish everyone drove an electric vehicle. We took our Volt on a 9,500 mile road trip from California to Florida and back."
Ally J. in Bakersfield, CA drives a Fiat 500e: "I love my Fiat 500e"
Camille P from Quebec Canada drives a Nissan Leaf: "I'm a new electric vehicle driver - Nissan Leaf"
Dan S. from Atlanta, GA is shopping for an EV: "I just started shopping. I'll probably buy a Chevy Spark EV or Nissan Leaf"
Francis B. from Canada: "I'm picking up my new BMW i3 this October."
Ronald R. from Reno, NV drives a Nissan Leaf: "We own a Nissan Leaf and Love It!"
George K. from Miami Beach, FL is shopping for an EV: "We need more electric cars out there."
Michael O. from Stanford, CA drives a Toyota RAV4 EV: "Driving an EV has changed my whole view on cars and driving.
Joshua G. from Seattle, WA drives a Nissan Leaf: "I would love to see more DC fast charging stations and more charging stations at grocery stores and malls."
Mark R. from Hackensack, NJ who is shopping for an electric car: "I'm confused by the electric car plug types."
Jean M. from Terrebonne, Canada is shopping: "I am about to buy a Nissan Leaf! Just a few details to verify and then I pledge to be an EV driver!"
Take the Electric Car Pledge if…
...you're *Shopping for an electric vehicle (EV or PHEV)
...you currently Drive an electric vehicle (EV or PHEV)
...you Support the electric vehicle movement!
Each month everyone who takes the Electric Car Pledge will be entered to win an Apple® iPad mini 16GB Wi-Fi. (Promotion is limited to one pledge per person. Limited time promotion.)
*By taking the Pledge, you agree for local dealers to send you information about electric cars (EV's and PHEV's ONLY). No pushy sales people will contact you and there is no obligation to make a purchase. Dealers will simply send you the most recent information about the available electric vehicles and the available rebates, which could SAVE YOU THOUSANDS!
Note: The information you provide will not be rented or sold.
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