Books: Chevrolet Volt: Charging into the Future

Everything You Wanted to Know About the Chevy Volt Even before the new Chevrolet Volt, started rolling out of dealerships in December 2010, Larry Edsall?s book Chevrolet Volt: Charging into the Future was rolling off the printing presses. Chevrolet Volt, the book, was officially licensed by General Motors which gave Edsall unprecedented access to the…

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Chevrolet Volt is on Roads to Dealers

The First Customers Should Get ?Electric Cars Within Days Monday, December 13, trucks loaded with Chevy Volts started rolling away from the Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant head for dealerships in California, Texas, Washington D.C. and New York. The Volt is the first-and-only electric car with an extended-range capability allowing owners to drive their electric cars up…

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GM Marketer Hit the Road to LA Show in Volt

Follow the journey at?http://Twitter.com/ChevyVolt and?http://Chevrolet.posterous.com. As one of the two major auto shows in the country each year, the Los Angles Auto Show in mid-November starts of the auto show season.? While most auto execs are catching a plane to the show, . U.S. Marketing Vice President Joel Ewanick is driving past several airports and…

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Test Drive: 2011 Chevrolet Volt

??An innovative Eco-friendly and sporty sedan?? After nearly three years of promising hype and hoopla, General Motors electrification of the auto is finally upon us in the form of the elusive four-door, four-passenger hatchback sedan, Chevrolet Volt? well, almost. The actual on sale date hasn?t been officially announced yet, but it will bow as a…

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How to Charge Your New Volt

Chevrolet has made arrangements for new Volt owner to purchase an affordable 240V charging system for only $490, plus installation.?? The SPX Service Solutions system ?Voltec? 240V home charging unit is one of several 240V home charging units that will be offered for sale by SPX Service Solutions, a national provider of home charging installation…

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The Volt Road Tour

Chevrolet is taking the new electric Volt on a 3,400-mile ?tour demonstrating the world?s first electric vehicle with extended-range capabilities. The tour, dubbed ?Volt Unplugged,? will give consumers an opportunity to test-drive the Volt, meet the people behind the development of the vehicles ? Chevrolet engineers, designers and others ? and participate in activities at…

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Chevrolet Plans Volt Production Expansion

Chevrolet increased its commitment to the upcoming Volt extended range electric vehicle by announcing an increase in U.S. production capacity by 50 percent, from 30,000 units to 45,000 units, in 2012. The announcement came as U.S. President Barack Obama toured the Detroit-Hamtramck facility?where the Volt is being produced now for sale later this year….

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GM Expands Initial Volt Launch Market

Plans now call for the addition of Texas, New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to the launch markets for the Volt, Ed Whitacre, General Motors chairman and CEO, announced today.? Whitacre said the company is expanding the initial launch of the groundbreaking electric?in response to intense interest in the Volt from customers across the country….

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Chevrolet Volt Heating Up in the Desert

With summer and hot weather settling into the Southwest, General Chevrolet engineers are busy hot weather testing the new Chevrolet Volt at their Desert Proving Grounds in Uma, Ariz. While the Volt is designed to operate in all weather and temperature conditions, one of the tests it is undergoing in the desert is the Hot…

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