WASHINGTON, January 7, 2022 / PRNewswire / – The rise of electric vehicles plays a crucial role in society’s goal of a cleaner, more efficient lifestyle. Whether they’re electric hybrids (HEV), plug-in hybrids (PHEV) or battery-electric (BEV), these vehicles are entering the mainstream at an accelerating pace. Gone are the days when these modes of transport were considered a status symbol inaccessible to the majority. In 2020 alone, electric vehicles saw their sales increase by 41% worldwide. Today almost all major manufacturers produce at least some form of electric model, and government leaders and politicians are providing more reasons to switch to electric – like tax credits and additional incentives under of President Biden’s Build Back Better plan.
As the region’s largest indoor event and one of the largest auto shows in United States, on 2022 Washington DC Auto Show is the perfect platform for industry representatives to answer questions from consumers as they look to make the switch or just find out more. True to its history of showcasing hundreds of new vehicles from the world’s leading manufacturers, this year’s show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in friday january 21 through Sunday January 30 will adapt over time by welcoming several manufacturers, experts, models and experiences that meet the electric vehicle market.
The latest addition to the show is the EV pavilion powered by Electrify America, the nation’s largest open grid of ultra-fast DC charging for electric vehicles (EVs). This Pavilion responds to the growing electric mobility market and its strong demand. Its function is to educate show attendees about what the future of mobility looks like while allowing them to browse electric vehicles, charging stations, 3-wheeled “fun utility vehicles” and even electric buses. . Participants will also have the chance to deepen their electric experience with Pepco’s EVsmart Outdoor Ride ‘N Drive. Offering customers the chance to roam the streets of DC behind the wheel of an electric or gasoline vehicle.
Dedicated to providing a five-star experience to those in attendance, the Washington DC Auto Show is also committed to the health and safety of all. Operation in full compliance with the security protocols announced by the mayor Muriel bowser and the District of Colombia, the Walter E. Washington Convention Center requires all guests to wear a mask indoors and present proof of vaccination upon entering the building (including proof of the first dose for children 12 years of age and older) . Additional comprehensive preventative measures, including increased sanitation and hand washing stations, as well as regular cleaning and disinfection of high-contact areas, will be implemented throughout the days of the show. Visit the show’s COVID security information page on the website for more information.
Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased on the Auto Show website at www.washingtonautoshow.com.
Show dates and times: friday january 21, 12h00 – 10:00 p.m.; saturday 22 january, 10:00 am – 10:00 p.m.; Sunday 23 January, 10:00 am – 6:00 p.m.; Monday January 24 through Thursday January 27, 12h00 – 9:00 p.m.; Friday January 28, 12:00 – 10:00 p.m.; saturday 29 january, 10:00 am – 10:00 p.m.; Sunday January 30, 10:00 am – 6:00 p.m..
For more information, visit www.washingtonautoshow.com.
About Washington DC Automobile exhibition
the Washington DC Auto Show takes place each January at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and is the largest annual indoor public event in the District of Colombia. For more than 80 years, the auto show has modified its programming to adapt to the latest advances and trends in automotive technology. With increasing connectivity and autonomous capabilities, the 2022 Auto Show will once again adapt to highlight advancements in mobility across all forms of transportation. Browse the many displays of battery-powered vehicles, sustainable buses, and new forms of all-electric mobility, as well as classic fan favorites like exotic and luxury car displays. The 2022 Washington DC The Auto Show will be open to the public for 10 consecutive days, from January 21 to January 30, 2022.
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