Get set for Elio Motors’ launch in 2015
Get set for Elio Motors’ launch in 2015
Posted 18 hours ago

What do you think of this? There seems to be something resonating (in a big way) with Americans about a basic set of (3) wheels that costs about what a…

Get set for Elio Motors’ launch in 2015
Canadian plug-in rally sets Guinness world record
Canadian plug-in gathering sets Guinness worl…
Posted 2 days ago

One hundred and seventy-eight Chevrolet Volts turned out to be the by-far heaviest plug-in car presence at a world record gathering last Friday in Montreal.

Photo credit: Frédéric Lavigne https://www.flickr.com/photos/flavigne/

The…

Canadian plug-in gathering sets Guinness worl…
BMW to show its Concept X5 PHEV in New York
BMW to show its Concept X5 PHEV in New York
Posted 3 days ago

Note - Some have already compared this to the Volt. That's a bit of a stretch, but as a PHEV with 19-20 miles AER or so, and the performance of…

BMW to show its Concept X5 PHEV in New York
GM and Mercedes-Benz execs both speak out about Tesla
GM and Mercedes-Benz execs both speak out abo…
Posted 6 days ago

Automaker representatives hear the “what about Tesla” question enough, and this week in New York, both Cadillac and Mercedes-Benz fired back.

As we also know, GM has tasked a team to…

GM and Mercedes-Benz execs both speak out abo…
ELR and ChargePoint team up; Gen-2 Volt spotted — or is that zebra striped?
ELR and ChargePoint team up; Gen-2 Volt spott…
Posted 7 days ago

By Phillippe Crowe

Cadillac and ChargePoint announced a partnership bringing ELR drivers immediate access to more than 16,500 charging locations on the ChargePoint network.

 

As you all know, the ELR electrified luxury…

ELR and ChargePoint team up; Gen-2 Volt spott…
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Bait & Switch 101 - Don't Believe the Rydell Hype



Posted on 24 April 2014 by moshe_levy
5 replies | 354 views
I hate to pile on, given the various negative comments on an earlier Rydell thread, but I've got to warn potential buyers and leasers of the bait and...

Newbie buying experience




Posted on 23 April 2014 by crashdad
6 replies | 220 views
Howdy! Just traded an 05 Prius after 135,000 miles of faithful service--and not one repair other than a water pump at 105,000 miles. It was just...

"No chirp on charging" software update please!



Posted on 23 April 2014 by DSA
10 replies | 282 views
I saw this multiple times on other threads, but it is still not addressed by GM and is very annoying - please provide an option via software update...

Do you still hypermile in your Volt?




Posted on 23 April 2014 by baragona
22 replies | 597 views
When I owned a hybrid, I used to hypermile regularly to squeeze every last drop of gasoline out of the Volt. In the Volt, not so much. With my...

Worst state to buy Volt in = NC




Posted on 23 April 2014 by AppState08
17 replies | 521 views
LONG time lurker here... finally at a point where I won't lose my ass on my trade-in. I've made pushes twice and feel like I'm finally "getting...

Good Info for your local Fire Chief




Posted on 23 April 2014 by mdgreenster
2 replies | 324 views
I talked to my local fire chief who just had a class at Univ. of MD on EV's. He said the safety cage on the Chevy Volt is an absolute beast and you...

Volt hood insulation




Posted on 23 April 2014 by scraejtp
8 replies | 308 views
I found it disconcerting the first few times I opened the Volt hood and heard the gravel sound. I felt the insulation and it seemed like very small...

Stock 2014 Rims for Sale




Posted on 24 April 2014 by canezino
1 replies | 125 views
I was able to swap out my stock 17" Painted Aluminum rims for the Polished version. So I am selling my stock rims GM Volt; they have a total of 6...

Carbon break-even point between a Prius (or a VW TDI) and a Volt on a long trip



Posted on 24 April 2014 by Danwells
7 replies | 232 views
I'm trying to buy the most carbon-efficient vehicle I can find for my particular driving pattern, which doesn't include a conventional commute (I...

Harbor Chevrolet-Long Beach, CA




Posted on 23 April 2014 by bunny_17
0 replies | 122 views
I just wanted others to know the great first time car buying experience I had, and if others are in this area, I recommend Dave Persuad! This is...

Air Conditioning Stuck On High??




Posted on 23 April 2014 by iaustin
4 replies | 149 views
Had a weird thing happen the other day, though it hasn't happened again but though I'd mention it here to see if it's happened to anyone else. I...

2014 Best Price Competition without state incentive



Posted on 23 April 2014 by AppState08
3 replies | 210 views
Who's got the most insane price on a 2014 without being in a cool state like Cali with state/city incentives. Anyone sub $30k?

Call quality through radio




Posted on 23 April 2014 by Genghis
10 replies | 254 views
So basically my whole family refuses to talk on the phone with me when routed through my Volt radio. They say there's a "roaring" sound and can't...

Volt Technical Support?




Posted on 23 April 2014 by Toolworker
8 replies | 274 views
Is there anyone at GM that will answer technical questions on the Volt? I called the Volt Team at 877-486-5846 and they only read to me from the...

My opening...FINALLY!




Posted on 23 April 2014 by bradstone
4 replies | 310 views
After 9 months of trying I have finally convinced the office facilities manager for my Fortune 500 company to work with me to look into installing EV...