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Last year we reported Chevrolet had begun 2013 Volt production in early June, and by July they were shipping to dealerships, but this year, it appears nothing more regarding the 2014 Volt will be even announced until August. This deviates from previous word we received a few months ago when we were told 2014 details […]

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In light of weakened Chevrolet Volt sales that have seen Nissan Leaf sales push ahead this year, GM is offering various discounts on its “extended-range” EV. Combined with all potential government incentives and discounts, the net result may be the Volt is the recipient of the highest percentage of money off from any car in […]

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Along with General Motors reporting the company’s highest overall sales month since September 2008, the Chevrolet Volt’s sales crested higher to 1,607 units sold in May compared to 1,306 units sold in April. May’s results do however lag 4.3-percent behind the Volt’s May 2012 score of 1,680 units sold, and follow Nissan’s all-electric Leaf’s May […]

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Chevrolet proudly stated today that many Volt owners are consistently achieving the published EPA-estimated mileage of 98 MPGe gasoline-free miles, and many are even exceeding it. At the same time, Chevrolet said that “their experience contributes to an out worldly total of 150 million electric-powered Volt driving miles – roughly the distance from Earth to […]

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For the second year in a row, Consumer Reports’ annual auto survey has named the Chevrolet Volt to the top of its annual owner satisfaction survey. A key question asked of owners of 350,000 vehicles spanning the 2010-2013 model years was: “Considering all factors – price, reliability, comfort, enjoyment, etc., – would you get this […]

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During a recent interview with Plug-In America, former GM car czar Bob Lutz said that despite all the negative publicity heaped on the Chevy Volt from “right wing talk show guys,” and others, its March sales were predicted to be significantly better. We can now confirm that this is indeed true. According to information released […]

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As the Chevrolet Volt and Nissan Leaf continue to be watched in a perceived battle for sales supremacy in the electric vehicle segment, February sales figures show the Volt gaining ground. According to General Motors, Chevrolet delivered 1,023 Volts last month, versus 478 Leafs – a significant change from January when 676 Nissans found owners, […]

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The Chevrolet Volt is undoubtedly the most popular car in the world that doesn’t yet exist. From the January 2007 unveiling of the concept through last week’s “leaked” photos of the production version, it routinely draws huge traffic and passionate comments to any website. So we felt we had to comment on this morning’s official […]

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The Chevrolet Volt, GM’s upcoming “extended-range electric vehicle,” has generated advance interest like few other cars this decade. First shown at the Detroit auto show in January 2007 as a radically styled concept car, it has evolved into a production vehicle—slated to be in showrooms in November 2010—at the same time its lithium-ion battery pack […]

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It’s been more than a year since General Motors unveiled its visionary Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid concept vehicle. GM promises that the Volt will allow most Americans to drive 40 miles each day without burning a single drop of petroleum. Instead, the energy will come from next-generation batteries recharged from a common household electric outlet. […]

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