Try One On

If you’d like to take an electric vehicle out for a spin, there are a number of options.

car2go-portlandIf you’re in Portland or the surrounding metro area, you can rent Drive Oregon’s all-electric Nissan LEAF on Turo, a peer-to-peer car-sharing site. 

Also in Portland, Car2Go and Zipcar offer short-term electric driving experiences and are leading the way, by allowing electric transportation to be accessible and available for anyone to use. Look for their electric offerings.

Clean Cities provides a variety of resources to help consumers make decisions about what vehicles to purchase and drive. The Plug-in Electric Vehicle Consumer Handbook includes information on PEV basics, benefits, vehicles available, incentives, maintenance, and charging.

If you’re considering buying an electric vehicle, check out the Sierra Club’s Electric Vehicle Buyer’s Guide to determine which electric vehicle is right for you and your lifestyle!  Enter your Zip code for federal and state incentives.


Oregon’s local automotive dealers and showrooms are a resource for information on electric vehicles and test drives. To try one on, contact one of the following: