Chevy's new Volt improves in nearly every regard and is a genuinely compelling choice, even if you're not looking for a hybrid.
A few months ago, Gabriel Lua purchased a 2013 Chevy Volt to replace his 1987 Honda Civic, which had been giving him exhaust headaches and made him worry about the health of his children, ages 3 and 5. Even though the old Civic had failed the state's smog test three times and was costing him hundreds...
Originally published on EV Obsession. Reminder: Monthly US EV sales reports are now published here — the current month’s report as well as reports from previous months (but just one previous month so far). Chevy Volt rose to #1 again, after many, many months trailing other popular electric vehicle models on the US car market. Show More Summary
The Chevy Volt outsold the Nissan Leaf by over 900 units last month. Pretty much how it's been for all of 2016. Continue reading Chevy Volt keeps Nissan Leaf in rearview with strong May sales Chevy Volt keeps Nissan Leaf in rearview with strong May sales originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jun 2016 12:45:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Nissan Leaf sales have all the buoyancy of a cinder block, meaning buyers clearly weren’t impressed with the extra miles of range added for 2016. The venerable electric vehicle recorded 979 U.S. sales in May, up from the previous month’s 787 units, but down a whopping 53.5 percent from a year earlier. Show More Summary
Originally published on Gas2. My week with the 2017 Chevy Volt has come to an end. The lads from Chevrolet are coming to pick it up today. I will be sad to see it leave my driveway. Here’s my final assessment of the Volt: This is a brilliant car. Show More Summary
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Originally published on Gas2. Day 3 with my Chevy Volt was eventful if only because I got a call from Fred Ligouri, Chevrolet’s product specialist in Michigan. He is the person who started the whole “How would you like to drive a Volt for a week?” thing. Show More Summary
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I drive a Chevy Volt, a car that can operate entirely on batteries or by using an ordinary gas engine to power the electric system. It’s a bit of a complex system, but it allows the car to travel for 40-something miles on electric alone, then switch over to gas for longer trips. I’m on my second Volt. Show More Summary
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