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Watch How Far You Can Go in a Chevrolet Bolt, America's Most Affordable EV
Watch How Far You Can Go in a Chevrolet Bolt, America's Most Affordable EV

5 Sep 2022, 16:10 UTC / Chevrolet Bolt’s 70-mph range test shows that the most affordable EV in the U.S. market is actually pretty good at driving on the highway

 
2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV Heads to Brazil in Four Exterior Colors
2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV Heads to Brazil in Four Exterior Colors

24 Aug 2022, 15:46 UTC / Brazil will get its 2023 model year Chevrolet Bolt EV in September 2022. The starting price hasn't been published at the moment of reporting

 
2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV Now Available to Configure, Gets Massive Price Cut
2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV Now Available to Configure, Gets Massive Price Cut

9 Aug 2022, 16:57 UTC / Not much has changed for the 2023 model year, but Chevy slashed $5,900 off the retail price of the Bolt EV despite the rising inflation

 
Chevrolet Bolt Customers Lured With Hefty "Discounts" to Keep Quiet About Future Problems
Chevrolet Bolt Customers Lured With Hefty "Discounts" to Keep Quiet About Future Problems

3 Aug 2022, 13:48 UTC / GM offers Chevy Bolt EV owners rebates on the condition that they don’t sue the company if anything goes wrong with the car, including the battery igniting

 
The Chevrolet Bolt's Fate Has Already Been Sealed
The Chevrolet Bolt's Fate Has Already Been Sealed

15 Jul 2022, 16:04 UTC / Better late than never, General Motors confirmed that the gray-haired Bolt EV and its Bolt EUV sibling won't receive direct replacements

 
GM Delays 2023 Chevrolet Bolt Production Start Date Yet Again
GM Delays 2023 Chevrolet Bolt Production Start Date Yet Again

11 Jul 2022, 17:46 UTC / The 2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV and Bolt EUV are scheduled to start production on July 26th at the Lake Orion assembly plant in Michigan

 
GM Publishes 2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV Order Guide, Illuminated Charge Port Confirmed
GM Publishes 2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV Order Guide, Illuminated Charge Port Confirmed

2 Jun 2022, 10:52 UTC / Not much has changed for the 2023 model year, but Chevrolet will greatly improve the Bolt EV's appeal by slashing $5,900 off the MSRP

 
Less Than Half of Chevy Bolts Recalled for the Fire Hazard Have Received a New Battery
Less Than Half of Chevy Bolts Recalled for the Fire Hazard Have Received a New Battery

4 May 2022, 13:11 UTC / Chevrolet has restarted Bolt production in April, but it still has a long way to go until it will replace the batteries in all affected vehicles

 
NHTSA Shows It Has an Eye on LG Energy Solution After Multiple Fire-Risk Recalls
NHTSA Shows It Has an Eye on LG Energy Solution After Multiple Fire-Risk Recalls

6 Apr 2022, 22:06 UTC / The Korean cells are at the core of at least four extensive battery pack recalls. They involve Hyundai, GM, Stellantis, and Mercedes-Benz

 
Why Ukraine Was a Massive Importer of Used Electric Cars?
Why Ukraine Was a Massive Importer of Used Electric Cars?

3 Mar 2022, 22:48 UTC / Hans Eric Melin told us the story in a sad Twitter thread that shows what else is going down the drain with the Russian invasion

 
GM Will Restart the Bolt EV Production on April 4, Killing Rumors That It Would Die
GM Will Restart the Bolt EV Production on April 4, Killing Rumors That It Would Die

15 Feb 2022, 23:54 UTC / It eventually will, but only when the American automaker scheduled that to happen: by 2023, while the Bolt EUV will die in 2024.

 
Chevrolet Bolt Production Halt Announced Amid Battery Fire Recall
Chevrolet Bolt Production Halt Announced Amid Battery Fire Recall

4 Nov 2021, 21:37 UTC / In order to prioritize battery module replacements for existing customers, GM decided to halt Bolt production for three weeks

 
Chevy Bolt EV Recall Will Cost LG $1.9 Billion, 95% of the Total Cost
Chevy Bolt EV Recall Will Cost LG $1.9 Billion, 95% of the Total Cost

12 Oct 2021, 12:55 UTC / According to Reuters, the cost division has included LG Chem, which owns LGES, and LG Electronics, which assembles the battery packs

 
GM’s Wallace Battery Cell Innovation Center Is a Tribute Preparation for EVs
GM’s Wallace Battery Cell Innovation Center Is a Tribute Preparation for EVs

5 Oct 2021, 15:10 UTC / The new center pays homage to Bill Wallace, who pursued battery excellence for GM with the two generations of the Volt. He also worked on the Bolt EV

 
GM Says LGES Is Now Producing Defect-Free Battery Modules for Bolt EV and EUV
GM Says LGES Is Now Producing Defect-Free Battery Modules for Bolt EV and EUV

20 Sep 2021, 22:00 UTC / The automaker expects the first components to reach dealerships by mid-October. It also promises a software safeguard to monitor the cells.

 
GM Extends Suspension of Bolt EV Production Until Mid-October
GM Extends Suspension of Bolt EV Production Until Mid-October

17 Sep 2021, 10:33 UTC / It would be waiting to have trustworthy batteries from LGES. However, if that is really the case, the company may get back to production only in November

 
GM Would Be Asking Bolt EV Owners to Park 50 Feet Away From Other Cars
GM Would Be Asking Bolt EV Owners to Park 50 Feet Away From Other Cars

16 Sep 2021, 13:19 UTC / The new precaution does not show up on the recall page, but should be followed by all owners until their cars get the proper repair

 
While GM Teaches LGES Quality Control, Chevy Bolt EV Catches Fire Inside Garage
While GM Teaches LGES Quality Control, Chevy Bolt EV Catches Fire Inside Garage

14 Sep 2021, 14:42 UTC / Although this is ultimately on GM, the company warned owners more than once that they should not park inside until the recall is done.

 
GM Will Teach LGES Quality Control to Replace Battery Packs on Bolt EV Units
GM Will Teach LGES Quality Control to Replace Battery Packs on Bolt EV Units

13 Sep 2021, 17:47 UTC / The companies tried to make it sound like some trivial procedure, but it only reveals how LGES has to step up its game quickly.

 
GM Halts Chevy Bolt EV Production and Will Give Old Ones More Range
GM Halts Chevy Bolt EV Production and Will Give Old Ones More Range

31 Aug 2021, 15:37 UTC / According to the company, it will only make new Bolt EVs and EUVs when it is sure that LG Energy Solution can make defect-free batteries.