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DrivEV Weekend 2019 - Becky Kerr

To celebrate National Co-op Month in October, we offered members the chance to enter a drawing to take home (or to the road) the co-op’s Bolt EV, the first affordable all-electric car to offer an EPA-estimated 238 miles of range on a single charge.

In the first weekend in November (because the car was in for repairs the 2nd weekend of October), Becky Kerr drove the car 114 miles, attending the SCC Drama Craft/Vendor Fair held at St. Croix Central Elementary School in Roberts, shopping in Hudson and other errands.

“It had more get up and go than I expected,” Becky said. “Thanks for the experience of driving an electric car! I had fun!”

St. Croix Electric Cooperative offers a rebate on charging stations and a special EV charging rate. Contact Director Member Services Jeff Wahlquist for more information – or 715-796-5612.

Each driver is asked to leave notes about their experience. Here are Charlotte's:

Name(s): Becky Kerr

Starting mileage: 15,386

Ending mileage: 15,500

Dates: 11-01-19 to 11-03-19

Total miles driven: 114

Feelings/concerns/questions upon pick-up: Just general questions about car: how long the charge lasts, how it would ride/drive, etc.

Where we went: SCC Craft Fair, Hudson shopping & other errands.

Impression of vehicle/driving experience:

Had more get up & go than expected, rode smooth for a compact car - loved the heated sterring wheel!! Thanks for the experience of driving an electric car! Had fun!

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