Beltrami Electric Cooperative will host an Electric Vehicle (EV) Car Show on Thursday, September 28, 2023, from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. in Bemidji. The event is part of National Drive Electric Week.
During the car show, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about EV charging technologies and the programs available for EV owners through their local electric provider. These programs include home charging off-peak rates and rebates.
EV owners will be present at the event to share their experiences of owning and driving an electric vehicle. They will discuss topics such as overcoming range anxiety and the best way to charge an EV. There will be an EV Owner Discussion Panel starting at 5:30 p.m.
The event will feature a variety of EVs, including the Ford F-150 Lightning, Ford Mach-E Mustang, Chevy Bolt, Volkswagen ID.4, various Tesla models, Polaris Ranger Kinetic, QuietKat e-bikes, and more.
The Bemidji EV Car Show is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in EVs to learn more about the technology, speak with current owners, and see the vehicles up close. It will provide valuable information about the benefits of EVs and the support available from local electric providers.