Going Pump Free: Volt Owners Go 1,000 Miles Between Fill-UpsGeneral Motors reported Thursday that Chevrolet Volt owners made fewer trips to the gas station in March, going an average of 30 days – or nearly a month – between fill-ups.
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Chevy Hosts Women's WebChat On VoltIn celebration of Women's History Month, Chevrolet is hosting a web chat Tuesday afternoon with four women involved in the design, development, manufacture and marketing of the Chevrolet Volt, the world's first electric vehicle with extended-range capability.
Chevy Volt Owners Write Their Own Fuel Economy StoriesSince he took delivery of his 2011 Chevrolet Volt in December, Mike DiPisa is averaging 231 miles per gallon of gasoline. Two other Volt owners also share their stories of high-mpg commuting.
Consumers Energy, Collaborators Celebrate First Volt In GROn the day celebrating the "wearing of the green," Consumers Energy and other local collaborators marked a milestone in the "greening" of Grand Rapids: The arrival of the first locally owned plug-in electric vehicle at the utility's public charging station.
Volt's Special Gas Tank Ensures Little-Used Fuel Stays FreshThe Chevrolet Volt features various technologies to ensure that the gasoline in its tank -- which depending on owners' driving style might last months -- stays fresh. Other technologies make sure the gasoline engine components, used only to charge the electric car's batteries, stay property lubricated and maintatined.
Electric Car Interest - Daily PollBuyers of electric cars would get a boost from President Obama's proposed budget. With that in mind here's our daily poll. What make and model of electric car are you looking at? What factors make you not interested in electric cars right now?
Oak Electric Certified By SPX For Volt EV Charging StationsWaterford Township-based Oak Electric Services Inc. has been certified by SPX as a sales and installation specialist for Chevrolet Volt charging stations in ZIP codes starting with 480, 481 and 483.
Chevrolet Volt Rollout Speeds Up: Available Nationwide by End of 2011Chevrolet is stepping up the national rollout of the Volt to match a surge in nationwide customer interest.
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Detroit First Responders Get Electric Vehicle Safety TrainingFirefighters in Detroit, where the Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle is built, are learning how to deal with emergency situations involving electric vehicles. It is the final stop on a nationwide tour where more than 1,600 fire and emergency service leaders have been trained.
Chevrolet Volt, Ford Explorer Win North American Car and Truck of the YearThe Chevrolet Volt is the 2011 North American Car of the Year and the Ford Explorer is the 2011 North American Truck of the Year. The winners were revealed Monday morning at a news conference at the North American International Auto Show.
GM Converts 100+ Miles Of Oil Soaked Boom Into Volt PartsGeneral Motors says it has developed a method to convert oil-soaked, plastic absorbent booms floating in the Gulf of Mexico into parts for the Chevrolet Volt.
Volt Auction Winner To Be AnnouncedChevrolet will announce the winner of the Volt Charity Auction, which hit $225,000, on Thursday, Dec. 16 at the Detroit International Academy, an all-girls academy that stresses science and math.
Chevrolet Volts Begin Shipping to DealershipsThe first Chevrolet Volts left the Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant on Monday destined for initial retail launch markets. Customers in California, Texas, Washington D.C. and New York could receive what GM is billing as the world's first-and-only electric vehicle with extended-range capability in the next few days.