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The 2015 Green Truck Ride-and-Drive

Ride-and-Drive-LogoTake the wheel or take a ride in cutting-edge work trucks equipped with the latest hybrid technology and alternative fuel applications at the 2015 Green Truck Ride-and-Drive. This event is a unique opportunity to meet with key suppliers, learn about the latest technologies and clean vehicle solutions and see the newest trucks in action.

Wednesday, March 4, 12:00PM–4:30PM
Thursday, March 5, 12:00PM–4:30PM
Indiana Convention Center

All Work Truck Show and Green Truck Summit attendees are eligible to take part in the Green Truck Ride-and-Drive. Participation is free with trade show access.

WTS14 Ride and Drive 1No ticket is required. Participation is free with trade show access and is handled on a first-come, first-served basis, with sign-up conveniently located right on the show floor.

The Route
Several commercial vehicles will be ready for inspection, lining the streets of the Indiana Convention Center. Be sure to take advantage of this extended opportunity to see these vehicles perform, while traveling through the streets of Indianapolis.

To keep pace with the evolving advanced truck technologies and alternative fuels market, the Green Truck Ride-and-Drive will include a closed-access driving area in addition to the traditional open road test drive course.

WTS14 Ride and Drive 3Participants will have the opportunity to take vehicles into a reserved section of the Indianapolis Zoo parking lot. The large, open area is closed to public traffic, so drivers can devote their attention to the vehicles they’re driving. A vehicle can be parked to demonstrate its equipment capabilities or idled to demonstrate a fuel management system. The new section also allows individuals without a commercial driver’s license (CDL) to test drive a truck requiring one.

Natural gas, propane, plug-in electric, hybrid-electric and extended-range electric vehicles will be featured at the Ride-and-Drive. The lineup includes cargo vans, shuttle buses, pickups, and medium- and heavy-duty trucks, giving prospective buyers the opportunity to try out a diverse array of technology setups.

See Green at The Work Truck Show
Check out the many green products and programs at The Work Truck Show, including the Green Truck Summit and the "Productivity and Fuels Pavilion", a dedicated area of the show floor.

If you are an exhibitor interested in entering a vehicle in the Green Truck Ride-and-Drive, please contact NTEA Sales Coordinator Sarah Kindinger at (800) 441-6832, ext. 119, (248) 479-8919 (Direct) or sarah@ntea.com.