Detroit Auto Show Previews Newest Car Models From Around The World

Chevy Taking Nationwide Orders For ’12 Volt

Chevrolet dealers in all 50 states began taking orders for the 2012 Chevrolet Volt electric car Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2011

General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Plant workers on the line prior to GM's announcement. (Photo by John F. Martin for General Motors)

GM Adds Two Shifts, 2,500 Jobs In Hamtramck

General Motors is adding two shifts and about 2,500 hourly and salaried jobs at the Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to build the new Chevrolet Malibu mid-size sedan and the next-generation Impala large sedan alongside the Chevy Volt and Opel Ampera electric cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2011

Niowave headquarters in Lansing, a converted school built in 1891

Lansing: Capital Of Michigan’s High Tech, Too

From a company aiming to replace plastics ingredients now made with petroleum with materials produced by microorganisms in a fermenter, to the manufacturers of a futuristic electronic gun for the military, to the world’s only producer of anthrax vaccine — and much more — Lansing was a fascinating Tech Tour stop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011


The LaFontaine Chevrolet Volt: Amped-Up Fun

GLITR Editor Matt Roush professes his undying love for the Chevrolet Volt, provided for his Tech Tour driving pleasure by LaFontaine Chevrolet of Dexter

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011


GM And DTE Break Ground For Area’s Largest Solar Power Array

The 264,000 square foot project will go into an area that used to be a parking lot on the grounds of the company’s Detroit-Hamtramck plant, which is home to the Chevy Volt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011


Volt And Leaf Get “Top Safety Pick” Awards in First Crash Tests

The Chevrolet Volt and the Nissan Leaf are getting top safety marks in their very first independant crash tests.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2011


A Week In The Chevy Volt

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert a week in a Chevy Volt extended range electric car. This is his narrative, along with several quick videos.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2011


Demo Chevrolet Volts Begin Arriving At Dealerships

For consumers wanting to test drive a Chevrolet Volt, the electric car with extended-range capability, the wait is almost over. Chevrolet dealerships in the initial launch markets of California, Connecticut, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Texas, Virginia and Washington, D.C. will be receiving dedicated Volt demonstration vehicles for customer test drives over the next few weeks.


chevy volt on the road 6-30-10

Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf Post Small December Sales

This was the year General Motors Co. and Nissan made good on their promise to bring mass-produced electric cars to the market. But don’t count on seeing one in traffic soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2011


First Chevy Volt Delivered To Customer

The first Chevy Volt has been delivered to a customer Jeffrey Kaffee , of Parsippany, New Jersey, picked up his Volt Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2010