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BMW i3 REx Review From Former Chevy Volt & Ford Fusion Energi Owner

As the title states, a former Chevy Volt owner and Ford Fusion Energi owner has now bought a “fully loaded” BMW i3 REx. He put up a post on the GM-Volt Forum that is sort of a BMW i3 REx review with comparisons to the Volt, and he also gave me permission to share that here. Show More Summary

GM files trademark application for 'Chevy Bolt'

Move over Chevy Volt, a little brother could possibly be on the way. General Motors filed a trademark application for both 'Chevrolet Bolt' and 'Bolt' earlier this month, specifically for use as automobile names. Trademark filings often...Show More Summary

What we know, and think we know, about the 2016 Chevy Volt

With the next-gen Chevy Volt due to make an appearance at the Detroit Auto Show early next year, bits and pieces about the new car are making their way into the press. Perhaps most importantly, the new Volt is going to have better "fuel economy and efficiency," according to GM executive vice president Mark Reuss. Show More Summary

Just a Chevy Volt's battery getting dissected in some guy's garage (video)

Ever wondered what's going on inside the Chevrolet Volt's T-shaped battery pack? Want a closer look at the other main organs of the powertrain?

Prius out, ELR in with changing HOV landscape

chevy volt hov lane " data-credit="GM" data-mep="389554" src="!/format/jpg/quality/85/" /> Out with the sort-of-old, in with the new-ish. Show More Summary

Chevy is unveiling its next-generation Volt hybrid in January

Wondering when you'll get to see that fabled (and arguably overdue) Chevy Volt redesign? Five months from now, according to GM. The automaker has confirmed that it will unveil the next version of its extended-range EV (aka serial hybrid) at the North...

These are the five most ridiculous attacks on the Chevy Volt [w/videos]

It's been a long, strange trip for the Chevy Volt from the time when the now-odd-looking concept version (above) was introduced at the 2007 Detroit Auto Show to today. And now, General Motors announced that the second-generation Chevy Volt will make an appearance at the 2015 Detroit show in January. Show More Summary

2016 Chevy Volt teased ahead of debut at Detroit Auto Show

Chevrolet has issued the first teaser of its second-generation Volt, seen above, along with an announcement that it will make its global debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in January, as a 2016 model. Our most recent look at the next-gen hybrid came in April, when our spy photographers captured it during testing. Show More Summary

Electric Car Owners are the Worst Parkers in the World – Whose Sidewalk? MY SIDEWALK!

TweetDid I say electric car? I meant to say hybrid car, a not-so-hot Chevy Volt.  Click to expand I wouldn’t have the stones to park like this every fucking day. But somebody does!

Only 1 Out 12 Small Cars Gets “Good” Rating In New Crash Test Results

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (the place that crashes cars into walls for science) recently ran a dozen popular small cars, including the Chevy Volt, Ford C-Max Hybrid, Mini Cooper Countryman, and the Mazda 5, through its “small overlap” front crash test, where only the front corner of the vehicle is involved in a collision. While several of the … [More]

Chevy Volt Tops Nissan LEAF In Safety Tests

Originally posted on GAS2 In the latest round of IIHS safety tests, the Chevy Volt earned top scores, while the Nissan LEAF was one of the worst performers on the new safety tests. The tale of two plug-in cars continues… The IIHS praised...Show More Summary

2016 Chevy Volt to make auto show debut this season

Ever since we saw that spy shots of the 2016 Chevy Volt, we've been hungering for more information on the next-gen version of GM's green halo car. It appears we might not have long to wait, at least for an official tease. An inside source...Show More Summary

GM puts wireless charge pads that might actually work with your phone into new Cadillacs

3 weeks agoTechnology : GigaOM

GM's first car capable of charging your smartphone without a cord will be a Cadillac, not a Chevy Volt. It may have taken awhile, but GM has developed a better wireless charging system supporting multiple standards. GM puts wireless charge pads that might actually work with your phone into new Cadillacs originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading….

The very expensive death of the Chevy Volt

I've been a student of the Chevy Volt electric-car debacle since the first time I took a stab at figuring out the actual per-unit cost of each car, with the subsidies figured in. The thing launched with a sticker price of $41,000, but direct state and federal subsidies - i.e. Show More Summary

LG Chem Developing 200-Mile Battery For Sonic EV?

A Chevy Sonic EV with a 200-mile range could debut alongside the 2016 Chevy Volt in the not-too-distant future LG Chem Developing 200-Mile Battery For Sonic EV? was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.

#GREENFAIL: Opel Dropping Amera, The European Chevy Volt, Because Of Weak Sales. “The car was a re…

#GREENFAIL: Opel Dropping Amera, The European Chevy Volt, Because Of Weak Sales. “The car was a relative hit back in 2012, when it was named the European Car Of The Year and sales topped 5,200 units. Compared to 2012 numbers, which were good, Ampera sales dropped 40 percent to fewer than 3,200 in 2013 despite [...]

?The Opel Ampera Will Die Next Year

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Opel Ampera, GM's rebadged and slightly reskinned version of the Chevy Volt, will shuffle off this mortal coil in Europe after sales have slowed from a trickle to a slightly leaky faucet that almost keeps you up at night. Read more...

Opel dropping Ampera, the European Chevy Volt, because of weak sales

Sales of the Chevy Volt in the US have been fairly stable for the last few months (between a low of 1,478 and a high of 1,777 since March), but in Europe, the Opel Ampera (sister-vehicle of the Volt) has been trending downwards. TheShow More Summary

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