OF ITS KIND
First in New Hampshire & the nation - ideal for the first-in-the-nation state
OF THE BEST
Featuring the latest & greatest models in battery & plug-in hybrids on the market
Showcasing the best destinations New Hampshire has to offer - from the style, quality, and accessibility of an EV
ABOUT THE EVENT
The CHARGE FORWARD ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) RELAY will showcase New Hampshire as open for business for tourists, young talent, residents, and all drivers of electric vehicles, featuring the diversity and accessibility of charging stations while showcasing major destinations across the Granite State.
For EV-enthusiasts and press seeking to drive with us or join us at a media stop, click here
For automotive manufacturers and autodealers who want to participate, click here
To follow the relay path on September 16, visit us on Facebook & Twitter
For sponsorship, partnership, or other inquiries, click here
Visit the locations below for our media stops to see the relay cars up-close, hear first-hand from the celebrity drivers, and enjoy some of New Hampshire's finest destinations!
Join us for the after-party at the Portsmouth Brewery, 5:00-8:00pm!
COLEBROOK | CONWAY | PLYMOUTH | LOUDON | CONCORD | MANCHESTER | PORTSMOUTH
New Hampshire State House
*Please note: the CHARGE FORWARD EV RELAY is vendor neutral
NISSAN LEAF PLUS
TOYOTA PRIUS PRIME
TESLA MODEL X
The new XC60 lets you recharge while driving. Comfort is excellent, driving effortless and the upgraded Clean Zone keeps your interior air quality on top. The extended electric range means that most of your everyday driving can be fully electric and emission-free. Thanks to Lovering Volvo!
Surprising acceleration, incredible range, instant torque, nimble handling and potential Federal tax incentives when you purchase LEAF's breakthrough electric drivetrain and intelligent Mobility features and technologies deliver them all. Special thanks to Peters Nissan in Nashua for the Nissan LEAF Plus!
Bolt EV is the first affordable all-electric car to offer an EPA-estimated 238 miles of range on a single charge. It has a long list of impressive characteristics, including some of the most technologically advanced features, stand-out looks and plenty of space. Because life never stops, here’s an electric vehicle that can keep up. Special thanks to Banks Chevorlet.
Take fuel efficiency to the next level by plugging in at home, at work or at any nearby public charging station. With up to an EPA-estimated 25-mile EV Mode driving range. With dramatic styling and and a futuristic interior, Prius Prime is Toyota's most advanced hybrid yet. Special thanks to Toyota of Portsmouth!
With higher capacity batteries fully chargeable in under 6 hours – and a range increase of over 30% – the BMW i3 and i3s are perfect companions for daily commutes and road trips. In the BMW i3 family, everything is intentional from the wheels on up. These compact electric vehicles are built to deliver new dimensions of performance, reliability, and fun. We thank our private owner for the ability to showcase the i3.
It's a crossover with 4X4 off-road ability that uses both electric and gas power. Plug it in and use regenerative power to charge the battery, and fill it up (once in a while) at any gas station. Thanks to Lovering Mitsubishi for the ability to showcase the Outlander!
TELSA MODEL X
The Tesla Model X is hailed as one of the most technologically advanced electric vehicles, with space for seven and a range of 325 miles. Tesla is not affiliated with the Charge Forward EV Relay and we thank our private owner for the ability to showcase the Model X.
YOUR FAVORITE GRANITE STATERS - BEHIND THE WHEEL
COMMON MAN FAMILY
NH MOTOR SPEEDWAY
"GREG & THE
NH DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
SPONSORS & PARTNERS
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. Please contact us to learn more.
Thank you to our event sponsor!
Partnerships are by invitation-only.
Thanks to our event partners!
Join us and other EV-enthusiasts for the after-party from 5:00-8:00pm at the Portsmouth Brewery, a proud member of the #DestinationElectric campaign, featuring a welcome by Senator David Watters!
JOIN THE FUN
We welcome private owners, auto dealers, community members, and beyond to join us during this event! Visit a press stop and/or join our caravan of electric cars along the route! Mileage between stops and nearby charging stations are listed below for EV drivers. If you plan to join, feel free to let us know!
PRESS STOP SCHEDULE
7:30 | Commence, LaPerle's IGA, Colebrook
10:00 | Press Stop, Cranmore Mt. Resort, North Conway
11:45 | Press Stop, Common Man Inn & Spa, Plymouth
12:45 | Press Stop, NH Motor Speedway, Loudon
1:45 | Press Stop, NH State House, Concord
2:45 | Press Stop, Eversource Energy Park, Manchester
4:15 | Press Stop, downtown Portsmouth
5:00 | After-party, Portsmouth Brewery
MILES BETWEEN SITES
Colebrook - Conway | 86 miles
Conway - Plymouth | 53 miles
Plymouth - Loudon | 37 miles
Loudon - Concord | 14 miles
Concord - Manchester | 17 miles
Manchester - Portsmouth | 47 miles
PRESS STOP CHARGING
Colebrook | 2 Level II (J1772)
North Conway | 2 Tesla-only Level II
Plymouth | Universal Level II (J1772)
Loudon | 2 Universal Level II (J1772)
Concord | Nearby charging
Manchester | 2 Universal Level II (J1772)
Portsmouth | Nearby charging
Colebrook | Conway Via Route 3 - Route 2 - NH 16
Conway | Plymouth Via NH 112 (Kancamagus Hwy) - Route 93
Plymouth | Loudon Via Route 93
Loudon | Concord Via Route 393
Concord | Manchester Via Route 93 to Route 293
Manchester | Portsmouth Via NH 101 & Route 95
*We recommend all caravan drivers join with a full charge. You do not need to drive the whole way with us! We cannot guarantee charging station availability. For a full map of charging stations near press stops and in proximity to the relay route, visit here!
**All drivers in the caravan must have a registered vehicle, valid driver's license, and abide by all NH laws. Please drive safely!