EV Test Drive Challenge

September 1st – October 4th


Grand Prize – home charging unit from ZEF Energy, Est. value $995.

ZEF Energy’s ZEFNET 240V Level 2 charging station. ZEF Energy is an EV charging company that offers a high-value smart charging solution. They collaborate with ClipperCreek to offer a very durable smart charger (hardware) and provide their own software and network additions for added functionality and benefits. Their products are U.S. made (manufactured in MN, WI, and CA). Thank you ZEF Energy for donating this grand prize!

*The prize includes hardware and smart charging software functionality, but does not include installation or any other costs, which will be the responsibility of the winner.

Additional Prizes

Two additional prizes will be drawn. One will be a $50 gift card. Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments will also be donating a prize with an expected value of approximately $30.


How To Enter

The grand prize winner will be selected at random from all eligible entries received between September 1, 2020 and 11:59 pm Mountain Time on October 4, 2020. A second drawing for the gift card will occur after the Grant Prize winner is selected. NO PURCHASE OR DONATION NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR DONATION WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

There are three optional ways to enter the drawing, and participants may enter the drawing multiple times. You do not need to do all of these actions, but you are welcome to if you want to maximize your number of entries. Limitations apply. See rules for complete details.

View Webinar

2 Entries

Register for and view a free educational webinar about electric vehicles (EVs) for two entries. This webinar is available on-demand to watch at your convenience. The webinar provides an introduction to EVs, charging, and the benefits of EVs. To qualify for entries in this category, participants should register and attend the Zoom webinar on electric vehicles hosted by the American Lung Association within the active time frame of the Challenge. Limit two drawing entries per participant for viewing the webinar.

Test Drive 2-5 Vehicles

3 Entries/Test Drive

Test drive a new or used electric vehicle at an auto dealership for 3 entries per test drive. Local dealerships known to have EVs available are listed below. In order to qualify for these entries participants must test drive an electric vehicle at a minimum of two unique Colorado dealerships and complete the entry form (below) for each test drive. Each submitted test drive will give the participant three entries into the drawing. Limit of one submission per participant per test drive. Limit of five total test drive submissions per participant.

Post on Social Media

1 Entry/Post

Make a post on social media for one entry. See social media post guidelines. Limit one post per participant per eligible social media platform. Limit three total social media post entries per participant. Participants need to use the hashtag #EVTestChallenge to have entries tracked.


The contest is open to residents of Colorado, age 18 and older. A person entering is only eligible to win one prize. All prize drawings are expected to conclude by October 10, 2020.

Prize is not transferable, and no substitutions or cash redemptions will be made. Prizes must be accepted in writing via email within 7 days after the American Lung Association emails the winner to notify them that they have been chosen. If the chosen individual declines a prize, a runner up will be chosen using the same method. The American Lung Association is the sole sponsor of the “EV Test Drive Challenge” and is solely responsible for this promotion and prizes associated.

Southern Colorado EV Dealerships

Local dealers known to have EV inventory recently – availability subject to change.
Please use their websites or call to schedule your test drives. We encourage you to ask about their vehicle cleaning procedures and other safety steps they are currently taking prior to a test drive.

Colorado Springs(Alphabetical by brand)(Website link)
Audi e-tron &
Q5 e Hybrid
Audi Colorado Springs
BMW i3 & X5 xDrive45eWinslow BMW
Chevrolet BoltDaniels Long Chevrolet
Chevrolet BoltMike Maroon Chevrolet
Chrysler Pacifica (Plug-in) HybridFaricy Boys
Hyundai Kona EVPhil Long Chapel Hills
Hyundai Ioniq EV &
Kona EV
Phil Long Motor City
Jaguar I-PACEJaguar Colorado Springs
Kia Niro EV & Niro PHEVPeak Kia
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEVBob Penkhus Mitsubishi
Nissan LEAFSouth Colorado Springs Nissan
Nissan LEAFWoodmen Nissan
Porsche TaycanPorsche Colorado Springs
Volvo XC60 PHEV & XC90 PHEVBob Penkhus Volvo
Zero MotorcyclesPikes Peak Motorsport
Cañon City
Chevrolet BoltLindner Chevrolet
Chevrolet BoltMorehart Murphy GM
Kia Niro PHEVDurango Kia
Nissan LEAFNissan of Durango
Grand Junction
Chrysler Pacifica (Plug-in) HybridGrand Junction Chrysler
Kia Niro PHEVRed Rock Kia
Nissan LEAFRed Rock Nissan
Pre-owned EV and hybrid dealerSunRabbit Clean Transport
Electric Association
Members of the GCEA can test drive their Chevy Bolt or Tesla Model 3.GCEA member test drive program.
Chevrolet BoltSpradley Chevy
Chrysler Pacifica (Plug-in) HybridPueblo Chrysler
Honda Clarity PHEVVidmar Honda
Kia Niro PHEVSpradley Kia
TeslaAll ModelsTesla sells directly to customers
and can arrange test drives
on their website

Test driving used electric vehicles is eligible for entries to the prize drawing if you find them available. Websites like Cars.com may help in searching for a used EV at local dealerships.

If you are aware of new EVs available at other dealerships in Southern Colorado, please contact us to add to this list.

Test Drive Entry Form

Use the following form to submit your test drives for entries into the prize drawings. If needed, scroll to complete the 5 required questions & 2 optional questions, then hit the submit button at the bottom of the form. If there are problems with the form below, you can also complete the entry form on this webpage. Please submit an entry form separately for each test drive of a different electric vehicle model you complete. Up to 5 test drives of different vehicles are eligible for entries.

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