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Longest journey by electric vehicle (non-solar)

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  • Who: Norman Hajjar

  • What: Longest journey by electric vehicle (non-solar)

  • Where: United States

The longest journey by electric vehicle (non-solar) is 19,607.96 km (12,183.80 miles) and was achieved by Norman Hajjar (USA) who drove a Tesla Model S from Portland, Oregon to Venice, California, USA, from 28 March to 21 April 2014.

4311.1 kWh of electricity was consumed and 91 charges took place over the course of the journey.
The entire trip was driven solo by Norman Hajjar, Managing Director of PlugInsights, the research division of Recargo Inc.

 

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