The team over at On Point Dyno — led by Sacha Anis — has built a custom fully electric Lotus Evora dubbed Blue Lighting that is powered by the drive unit from a Tesla Model S 85 and a 32 kWh battery pack from a Chevy Volt Blue Lightning...Show More Summary
Once upon a time, there was an epic monthly sales battle in the US between the Nissan LEAF and the Chevy Volt. They were neck and neck for ages, sometimes changing places several months in a row. Nowadays, the market is growing, andShow More Summary
The good news today is all of my regular EV charging spots were filled with other Nissan Leafs. I'm used to seeing Teslas and Chevy Volts. Of late, I spotted a few more Leafs. People do love the airy, comfortable Leaf. There's more good news if you own a Nissan Leaf — your used Leaf is appreciating. Show More Summary
A rebranded (and notably modified) version of the Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid (PHEV) known as the Buick Velite 5 has been revealed in concert with the Shanghai Auto Show, as expected Buick Velite 5 (Rebranded Chevy Volt) Extended-Range...Show More Summary
Buick will add an extended-range electric car to its lineup in China later this year. The vehicle, labeled a Buick Velite 5, is a rebadged Chevrolet Volt and was revealed to the world on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. The news isn’t a complete surprise as we’ve known since September that the Volt was going to be rebadged a...
The first 100 Cadillac CT6 PHEV cars are in the country and are on their way to dealer showrooms. As a reminder, all hybrid versions of the CT6 are built in China and imported to the Cadillac CT6 PHEV Arrives — “Chevy Volt On Steroids”...Show More Summary
The world's wireless EV charging leader, Plugless (parent company = Evatran), has been tracking some fun figures and recently shared some electric vehicle milestones with CleanTechnica. The first was that the Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt,...Show More Summary
Zunum Aero wants to remake aviation with the Chevy Volt of planes. The post Zunum's Hybrid Jet Could Finally Make Electric Flight a Reality appeared first on WIRED.
TeslaMondo reported from Disney’s Epcot Center and found a blatant General Motors influence throughout. Has anyone been to the Epcot Center this year? Is the EV display still the same? Still showing a moldy ol’ Chevy Volt Disney’s Epcot...Show More Summary
Buick will soon add an extended-range electric car to its lineup in China. A teaser shot reveals that the car, labeled a Buick Velite 5, is essentially a rebadged Chevrolet Volt. The news isn’t a complete surprise as we’ve known since September that the Volt was going to be rebadged a Buick for the Chinese market. And the Velite name...
The Velite 5 will be Buick's first extended range electric vehicle.
A 1.5-liter engine coupled with twin electric motors and a lithium ion battery pack sounds familiar, no? Continue reading Buick's Velite 5 is a rebadged Chevy Volt for China Buick's Velite 5 is a rebadged Chevy Volt for China originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:57:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The first glimpse of the production car suggests GM has kept brand-specific modifications to a minimum.
The things you can do with a Raspberry Pi are pretty damn incredible these days. More »
A Raspberry Pi with a CANbus shield plugs between the OBD2 port and a laptop running an N64 emulator. Software on the Pi maps control positions in the car to controller actions in the game.
A clever tinkerer hacked the Chevy Volt into a life-sized Nintendo 64 emulator.
Scientists at Argonne National Laboratory helped kick off the modern energy storage race with their diligent experimentation on lithium-ion batteries. Their patents have ended up in the Chevy Volt and contributed to stationary storage for buildings and the grid. Show More Summary
As you may have heard by now, the 2016 Tesla Model S wasn't chosen by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) as a "Top Safety Pick" during the most resent testing round. The reasons? The Model S only managed to nab an "Acceptable"...Show More Summary
Chevrolet Bolt electric-vehicle sales already outpaced the more established Nissan Leaf in just its second month of availability. Continue reading Chevy Bolt and Volt both easily outpace Nissan Leaf sales Chevy Bolt and Volt both easily outpace Nissan Leaf sales originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Feb 2017 18:05:00 EST. Show More Summary
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety decided to put four all-electric and hybrid electric vehicles to the test for safety. Compared with the 2017 Prius Prime and the 2017 Chevy Volt, the BMW i3 and the Tesla Model S weren't just...Show More Summary