The EC drives program innovations and pilots to scale that advance electric mobility including Drive Electric Orlando (DEO). DEO is a partnership between the Electrification Coalition, federal and local governments, Orlando rental car companies, hotels, and visitors centers. The program integrates electric vehicles in an extended test drive application and provides a VIP experience for all renters.


Read the Drive Electric Orlando Final Report to learn more about the program.


Final Report
Read the final report of DEO.

Detailing the program history, phases, lessons, and recommendations for future programs.

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Welcome to the Orlando VIP Experience!

This brochure details the perks associated with Drive Electric Orlando.

A short-term rental is a fun, easy and low-pressure way for people to test-drive an electric car.

This document is a rental car checklist for Drive Electric Orlando.


Read the Final Report

DEO’s success came down to several strategic factors: incentives for renting EVs such as free valet parking and free charging; partnerships with hotels, theme parks, automakers and car rental companies; and consumer marketing campaigns in five states. Read more about the program, history, lessons learned, and achievements in the final report.

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