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Generation.e to embark on historic road trip in SA

9 July 2019 4:07 PM
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The Electric Vehicle Road Trip Africa will make its way to South Africa for the very first time in October.

The Electric Vehicle Road Trip Africa will make its way to South Africa for the very first time from 2 October to 10 October 2019.

Generation.e, alongside the Department of Transport and the Gauteng provincial government, will embark on a road trip across the country, starting in Johannesburg and ending off in Cape Town.

Generation.e CEO Ben Pullen says there is a range of activities across the road trip including a safari and visiting hydropower plants, as well as test driving the cars.

We will be doing some drag racing in Bloemfontein, electric versus petrol.

Ben Pullen, CEO - Generation.e

Lots of different activities, really, to allow people to experience the electric cars.

Ben Pullen, CEO - Generation.e

We are really trying to break down perceptions about electric vehicles.

Ben Pullen, CEO - Generation.e

We will be building more charging stations across the route for the event, but also to build the infrastructure needed for this inevitable transition.

Ben Pullen, CEO - Generation.e

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This article first appeared on 702 : Generation.e to embark on historic road trip in SA


9 July 2019 4:07 PM
Tags:
Electric car
Electric Vehicle
electric vehicle road trip africa

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