It is with great excitement that we announce,
EV Hillclimb, 36 Hour Endurance Challenge, E-Conomy Challenge & E-Mobility Indaba.
By way of introduction Jukwaa Events is the company behind the successful 2018 edition of the Sasol Solar Challenge.
Following this event, we have identified a need for a series of events within the sector to help speed up the adoption and growth of E-mobility in line with the newly launched Green Transport strategy recently launched by government.
As a local events and activations company with numerous successful events in various fields we feel strongly that this push must come from within South Africa, to achieve a uniquely South African outcome which works for our unique challenges within South Africa.
When: October 2019
Where: A scenic pass in the heart of South Africa.
Details to follow soon…
What: The first electric only Hillclimb event.
Who: OEM’s, Privateers and Industry Companies
Why: An opportunity to showcase the performance of EV’s and great excitement about what they are capable of.
When: April 2019
What: A track-based endurance challenge for Solar and Electric Vehicles.
Who: Solar Cars Teams, Electric Vehicle Teams and OEM’s.
Why: An opportunity for solar and electric teams to test in a controlled environment and for OEM’s to gather data over a sustained period.
When: June 2019
Where: Commencing in PE and following the coastal route to Cape Town. Teams will arrive at the E-Mobility Indaba on the opening morning.
What: A Regulation rally featuring electric only vehicles, travelling along the most scenic route in SA. With daily challenges between stops.
Who: Electric Vehicle Owners and OEM’s
Why: A public platform to demonstrate the versatility and everyday usability of the modern EV.
When: June 2019
Where: Cape Town
What: An industry led event, featuring round table discussions, workshops and proactive engagement on the uptake and rollout of E-Mobility.
Who: Industry Leaders, Stakeholders, Government Representatives, NGO’s and interested individuals
Why: An industry led discussion event which will occur on an annual basis to keep the industry moving forward towards agreed targets and goals.