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Oct 142011
 

From Green Right Now Reports

Did you know that electric vehicles are so reliable because they have 10 times fewer moving parts than a gasoline powered car?

That’s right, there’s no engine (OK, you knew that already) and no transmission, spark plugs, valves, fuel tank, tailpipe, distributor, starter, clutch, muffler or catalytic converter.

If you want to learn and see more, head to National Plug-In  Day this Sunday. More than two dozen cities across the U.S. are planning events ranging from a mini-parade in Los Angeles to electric vehicle test drives and viewing opportunities.

Plug In America, the Sierra Club, and the Electric Auto Association are sponsoring this commemoration, which has listed official events in these cities: