West "During EVRT
the excitement and the willingness of Omani motorists to embrace EVs was evident.
Around 60 road trippers concluded their eight-day journey as part of the Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT
) Middle East, covering 2,000km across the UAE and Oman, on Thursday to highlight the message of electric car mobility in the region.
has concluded its nine-day road trip across the UAE and Oman, in a bid to accelerate electric vehicle adoption across the Middle East.
The event is among the activities included in Global EVRT
's Middle East Electric Vehicle Road Trip initiative, a nine-day event scheduled to conclude on 26 January, 2018.
A fleet of 10 electric cars will cover 1,217 kilometres across the UAE and Oman without a drop of petrol, said Global EVRT
, the organisers of the trip.
The road trip extends IHG's support as the official hotel partner to Global EVRT
in its efforts to promote adoption of electric vehicles as a sustainable method of transportation in the region.
GreenParking, global EVRT
's official charging station
"The aim of Emirates EVRT
is to drive the adoption of electric vehicles in the region and accelerate the transition towards a sustainable low-carbon future," said John O'Brien, country manager of AXA Gulf in the UAE.
allows the engine to hold peak torque significantly longer than the previous design and that means left shifting for the transmission.
The third edition of Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT
) Middle East expedition has involved around 60 road-trippers in Teslas, Chevrolet Bolts and Renault Zoes.
US automotive brand Chevrolet announced that its electric model the Chevrolet Bolt will be joining as an 'Official Electric Vehicle Partner' at the Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT
) Middle East, to be held in January.
in cooperation with Global EVRT
, the international organisation that