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Roadmap for Cities to Plug Into the Chevrolet Volt Electric Roadmap for Cities to Plug Into the Chevrolet Volt Electric

General Motors outlined a comprehensive plan of action to help communities get ready for plug-in electric vehicles such as the upcoming Chevrolet Volt. GM announced details of the plan at the Washington Auto Show. "Collaborating with communities such as San Francisco and metropolitan areas such as Washington, D.C. - where there's already an interest in plug-in vehicles - is another important step toward raising customer awareness of the environmental and economic benefits of vehicles...

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GM Volt – it’s an E-REV, not a hybrid GM Volt – it’s an E-REV, not a hybrid

It has an electric motor and a conventional engine, and it can’t be classified as a zero-emissions vehicle – but whatever you do, don’t call the GM Volt a hybrid! “It’s an electric vehicle,” states Johan Willens, GM’s global director of advanced propulsion and environmental communications. “The electric motor drives the wheels at all times.” It has a 16KwH Lithium Ion battery pack that gives the Volt a range of around 40 miles – sufficient for most everyday use. But what’s different is...

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Video: Here Comes the VOLT! - (Global) Video: Here Comes the VOLT! - (Global)

GMnext Day kicked off with a live Global Broadcast from GM's headquarters at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, where General Motors Chairman and CEO Rick Wagoner revealed the production model of the Chevrolet Volt, a revolutionary extended-range electric vehicle that will deliver up to 40 miles of gasoline and emissions-free driving, with the extended-range capability of driving hundreds of additional miles.

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2009 Chevrolet Volt Leads GM into it's Second Century - (USA) 2009 Chevrolet Volt Leads GM into it's Second Century - (USA)

General Motors launched its next 100 years today by unveiling the much-anticipated production version of the Chevrolet Volt – a vehicle that delivers up to 40 miles of gasoline- and emissions-free electric driving, with the extended-range capability of hundreds of additional miles. “Revealing the production version of the Chevy Volt is a great way to open our second century,” said Rick Wagoner, GM Chairman and CEO. “The Volt is symbolic of GM’s strong commitment to the future … just the...

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New 2009 Chevrolet Volt - (Global) New 2009 Chevrolet Volt - (Global)

First images of the full production Chevrolet Volt have been accidentally leaked by GM a week early before the official launch. Many people consider the Volt to be the key model for GM to regain top spot in the automotive world and more so, ensure the companies future existence. We'll just have to wait and see how the market will react to GM's new line-up. More details on the Volt next week.

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