Originally published on Gas2. Yesterday was my first full day with the Chevy Volt the folks at Chevrolet have kindly placed at my disposal. I decided I would use it exactly the way I use my regular car, a 2010 Honda Civic, on a normal day. Show More Summary
Editor’s Note: We have already had a few reviews of the 2nd-generation Chevy Volt. See Robyn Purchia’s first piece, Robyn’s second piece, and Nicolas Zart’s article and video review. Technically, those were the 2016 Chevy Volt, while Steve got the 2017 Volt, but there’s not much difference. Show More Summary
Nissan provides 100 Leafs to Madrid taxi fleet. A new Tesla Powerwall version will launch soon. BYD sells 50,000 Qin PHEVs as fast as Chevy Volt. Social Charging app makes better use of EV infrastructure. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up:...Show More Summary
Chevy's engineers made the new Volt more efficient and more powerful. Here's what they did to pull it off. Continue reading How the 2016 Chevy Volt added 18 miles of EV range How the 2016 Chevy Volt added 18 miles of EV range originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 18 May 2016 15:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
TweetAs seen in Civic Center: Hey, does this ride have a fuel tank? Yes it do. 9.3 gallons worth. Hey, does this ride have a tailpipe? Yes it do again. But it’s hidden away, the better to fool you. Does the artist what tagged this car know all this? IDTS! Anyway, if this ride is […]
Consumer review: The 2016-2017 Chevy Volt is a green smart car to help save the planet while you have fun, but be aware of the tradeoffs. Continue reading ?
April sales numbers are in, and the second-gen Chevy Volt once again trounces the Nissan Leaf in the US. Continue reading April's Chevy Volt sales show that an updated model sure does help April's Chevy Volt sales show that an updated model sure does help originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 03 May 2016 11:49:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Under the hood, the Chevy Volt and the new Malibu Hybrid are remarkably similar. And the Malibu's emphasis on electric drive comes from the Volt, too. Continue reading There's a bit of the Chevy Volt hidden in the Malibu Hybrid There's...Show More Summary
The former GM engineer claimed Tesla must be losing money on each Model 3, while the Chevy Bolt offers a comfortable profit margin.
Originally published on EV Obsession. While the electric vehicle sector is often spoken of as a relatively homogenous entity, the truth is that there’s not necessarily that much overlap between buyers of a Tesla Model S, a Nissan LEAF, a Mahindra e2o, and a BMW i3. Show More Summary
We drive Chevy's overhauled green-car flagship.
Both plug-ins are neck and neck for collective sales in the US market since their respective 2010 introductions.
Continue reading Chevy Volt reclaims US plug-in sales crown from Nissan Leaf Chevy Volt reclaims US plug-in sales crown from Nissan Leaf originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 04 Apr 2016 12:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Originally published on EV Obsession. The 2016 Chevy Volt was named as the “Green Machine of the Year” by the New York Daily News, according to recent reports. The award means that, according to the New York Daily News, the 2016 Chevy...Show More Summary
Toyota has unveiled the all-new Prius Prime plug-in hybrid today at the New York Auto Show. Based on the new fourth-generation Prius, the 2017 Prius Prime will go to head-to-head with other plug-in hybrid models, like the Chevy Volt when it goes on sale later this year. Show More Summary
Originally published on EV Obsession. A 2012 Chevy Volt owner by the name of Erick Belmer recently surpassed the 300,000 mile mark in his plug-in hybrid — potentially giving some new insight into the durability of the popular model.Show More Summary
Let me set the Wayback machine to 2010 for a moment. Excitement then around electric cars and plug-in hybrid electric cars was running high. The Toyota Prius had revolutionized the way Americans thought about fuel economy. But the original Prius design didn't involve all-electric operation. Show More Summary
The technology DNA of the 2016 Chevy Volt contains the next era of transportation
Lyle Dennis started GM-Volt.com in the early days of the Chevy Volt hype. Today, he's much more excited about imagining what an Apple car will be like. Continue reading Former Volt booster ready for Siri as Apple Car chauffeur Former Volt booster ready for Siri as Apple Car chauffeur originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 07 Mar 2016 14:05:00 EST. Show More Summary
February sales for the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf did not surprise us. Just like they didn't in January. Or December. And probably won't in March, either. Continue reading Chevy Volt beats Nissan Leaf again in February Chevy Volt beats Nissan Leaf again in February originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 01 Mar 2016 14:11:00 EST. Show More Summary