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Someone Has Enabled CarPlay on a Gen 1 Chevrolet Volt with Stock Touch Screen
Someone Has Enabled CarPlay on a Gen 1 Chevrolet Volt with Stock Touch Screen

5 Apr 2020, 20:22 UTC / Since installing an aftermarket unit in Gen 1 Chevy Volt isn’t really the easiest thing to do, someone has actually managed to enable CarPlay on the stock unit

 
2016 Wards Auto’s Top 10 Best Engines List Is Here
2016 Wards Auto’s Top 10 Best Engines List Is Here

11 Dec 2015, 13:19 UTC / Wards Auto has just released its 2016 Top 10 best engines list for vehicles that have a base price no higher than $61,000

 
2016 Chevy Volt Drives On Snow and Ice
2016 Chevy Volt Drives On Snow and Ice

22 Dec 2014, 10:36 UTC / It's a little known secret that the Chevy Volt actually handles really well. Sure, it may be a little fat because of the electric batteries, but some people have gone as far as to say that it&#...

 
2016 Chevrolet Volt Front End Revealed: Looks Significantly Better
2016 Chevrolet Volt Front End Revealed: Looks Significantly Better

20 Nov 2014, 14:28 UTC / It's not just the technology that needs to change in order for people to adopt electric cars. Models like the Mitsubishi i-MiEV and the Nissan Leaf look awkward and to a lesser degree, so does ...

 
Kristen Bell Drives a Black Chevy Volt
Kristen Bell Drives a Black Chevy Volt

18 Dec 2012, 16:17 UTC / To be honest, there’s nothing new about the Chevy Volt, nor is there anything particularly interesting we can say about Kristen Bell, other than the fact that she looks upset with the fact tha...

 
General Motors Displays 17 New Models at Detroit
General Motors Displays 17 New Models at Detroit

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / General Motors sees the North American International Auto Show as the best occasion to unveil a bunch of new models that could revamp its sales and bring it in the forefront of the automotive indust...

 
Santa Brings Volt Forged Aluminum Wheels
Santa Brings Volt Forged Aluminum Wheels

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Chevrolet Volt, General Motors' hybrid model, will be equipped with Alcoa forged aluminum wheels, following an agreement signed by the US automaker and the Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Produc...

 
GM Cancels LA Press Conference
GM Cancels LA Press Conference

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / General Motors today said that its news conference scheduled for the Los Angeles Auto Show has been canceled due to a so-called bad timing in the context of poor financial results recently reported ...

 
GM Suspends Volt Plant Construction
GM Suspends Volt Plant Construction

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / General Motors' attempt to remain an important player in the automotive industry continues today with a new cost-cutting measure, this time concerning the new production facility in Flint, Mich...

 
Chevy Volt to Be Powered by LG Chem Batteries
Chevy Volt to Be Powered by LG Chem Batteries

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Batteries for the 2010 Chevrolet Volt may be provided by South Korean company LG Chem, Reuters reported today, pointing that General Motors might confirm the deal in the next few weeks. Chevy Volt w...

 
GM Bringing Out Buick Ampere Next Year - Rebadged Opel Ampera
GM Bringing Out Buick Ampere Next Year - Rebadged Opel Ampera

9 Aug 2012, 10:17 UTC / It seems that GM is very keen to capitalize on the success of the Chevrolet Volt and its other variants, including the Opel/Vauxhall Ampera. Now, according to insideevs.com, next year will bring abo...

 
Volt Considerably Outsells Leaf in July
Volt Considerably Outsells Leaf in July

2 Aug 2012, 09:13 UTC / It seems that the Chevrolet Volt range-extened EV has gotten a considerable sales lead over the all-electric Nissan Leaf, despite the Japanese car arriving on the market first. After a less than con...

 
‘Long Range Electric Holden Volt’ Gets Heart-Touching Ad
‘Long Range Electric Holden Volt’ Gets Heart-Touching Ad

31 Jul 2012, 13:55 UTC / After receiving its $59,990 AUD price tag at the beginning of the month, as well as securing a deal with battery-swapping company Better Place, the Holden version of the Volt also gets Australia-spe...

 
101 Year-Old War Vet Buys Chevy Volt for 85 Year-Old Wife
101 Year-Old War Vet Buys Chevy Volt for 85 Year-Old Wife

30 Jul 2012, 12:31 UTC / Rarely do we get to write heart warming stories like this, but when we do get a change to, we really appreciate it. It proves that age is completely irrelevant and people don’t have to be old-...

 
Updated 2013 Chevrolet Volt Now Available - Sort Of
Updated 2013 Chevrolet Volt Now Available - Sort Of

26 Jul 2012, 11:56 UTC / The updated and improved 2013 Chevrolet Volt entered production this month and the manufacturer has already started spreading a few new examples around. However, they have not made a big thing out o...

 
Nissan Reacts to Leaf Battery Capacity Loss Issue
Nissan Reacts to Leaf Battery Capacity Loss Issue

24 Jul 2012, 11:33 UTC / The number of Nissan Leafs facing an acute loss of battery capacity is now approaching 50 (most of which are in Arizona). According to insideevs.com, Nissan has already acquired 6 of the affected EV...

 
China Getting its Own FAW-Branded Range Extended Hybrid
China Getting its Own FAW-Branded Range Extended Hybrid

23 Jul 2012, 12:40 UTC / The FAW Group, one of China’s largest domestic carmakers, is reportedly working on its own Volt-style range extended hybrid which will be much cheaper and considerably lighter. They are also V...

 
US Sales of Plug-In Hybrids Rising - EVs Not So Much
US Sales of Plug-In Hybrids Rising - EVs Not So Much

23 Jul 2012, 11:46 UTC / It has become clear to us that the Chevy Volt is a very appreciated car and since it came onto the scene, sales of full EVs, like Nissan’s clever Leaf have fallen dramatically. The Volt regist...

 
Chevy Volt Approaching 100-Million Miles Driven - Two Thirds On Battery Power Alone!
Chevy Volt Approaching 100-Million Miles Driven - Two Thirds On Battery Power Alone!

18 Jul 2012, 13:02 UTC / The Chevrolet Volt has officially taken off. Sales are going well and its customers, including the likes of Jay Leno and Bob Lutz are very pleased with their Volts. The total number of miles covered...

 
Chevy Volt Surpasses Nissan Leaf Sales for Fifth Consecutive Month
Chevy Volt Surpasses Nissan Leaf Sales for Fifth Consecutive Month

4 Jul 2012, 09:34 UTC / It is clear that the Chevy Volt is a more appealing car for customers looking to ‘go green’, thanks mainly to its range extender engine which eliminates the dreaded range anxiety, common...