Co-op offers free test drives for National Drive Electric Week

Roanoke Electric Co-op will celebrate National Drive Electric Week, offering member-owners the opportunity to take a test drive in a Tesla Model 3.

Drive Electric Week, Sept. 26 – Oct. 4,  is a part of a nationwide campaign to raise awareness of the many benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid cars, trucks, and motorcycles.

“If member-owners are considering an electric vehicle or are just curious and want to test drive one, we encourage you to come out for this event,” said Patrice Jordan, the co-op’s coordinator of community relations and engagement.

Test drives will be by appointment only from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. throughout the week, at the co-op’s headquarters.

Member-owners swishing to participate must have the following items:

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proof of insurance (liability and collision)

Contact Patrice Jordan at 252-539-4601 to schedule a test drive.