Electric Vehicle Ride & Drive

September 24, 2019
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Food Truck area, corner of Scott Ave. & Taylor Ave. WUSM


Please join us for an Electric Vehicle Ride & Drive Event hosted by Ameren MO!

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019


Food Truck Area, corner of Scott Ave. & Taylor Ave, School of Medicine

The free Ride & Drive event will be held in the Food Truck Area at the corner of Scott Ave and Taylor Ave on the Washington University School of Medicine campus. See below for full rules and details. There will be display vehicles for you to learn about specific EVs – affordable models and luxury models.

Electric vehicles are consistently getting cleaner over time because of energy grids incorporating renewables and the vehicles themselves becoming more efficient. Some electric vehicles produce fewer emissions than a traditional vehicle that gets over 80mpg! These improvements make electric vehicles are a great option for individuals wanting to reduce their carbon footprint, but can’t quite give up the reliability of having a personal vehicle.


Full Event Details and Rules:

  • In order to test drive a vehicle, individuals must show their WashU identification badge, their driver’s license, have auto insurance, and sign a waiver. All of this can be done at the registration tent.
  • Individuals do not need to show a WashU badge or driver’s license to view the display vehicles.
  • The event is from 1:30pm-4:00pm
  • Test drives typically take 5 minutes or less.
  • There will be 4-5 vehicles available to drive from a range of manufacturers. Individuals can test drive as many vehicles as they like once they complete the registration process.


Contact aliciahubert@wustl.edu with questions