LG Chem says will have 200-mile EV battery for 2016
LG Chem says it will have a 200-mile EV batte…
Posted 5 hours ago

Do you ever find yourself wishing the automakers and their suppliers would just spill the beans?

Is it impatient to want to know what's next? Or is it more fun…

LG Chem says it will have a 200-mile EV batte…
College students to attempt solar EV speed record today
College students to attempt solar EV speed re…
Posted 1 day ago

By Mark Atkinson

Note: Found this story yesterday, and today is the day for the world record attempt. A new writer, Mark Atkinson did the writing. The videos add detail -…

College students to attempt solar EV speed re…
There will be no gen-two Ampera
There will be no gen-two Ampera
Posted 2 days ago

General Motors not surprisingly refused to comment on "future product," but a believed-reliable report says Opel will discontinue the Ampera after next year's redesign of the Chevrolet Volt.

 

Following abysmally declining…

There will be no gen-two Ampera
California PEV purchases most influenced by solo HOV lane access
California plug-in purchases most influenced …
Posted 3 days ago

As you all know California is the Volt's biggest market.

Last we heard from GM, it was only advertising the Volt there. (Has anyone in another state seen or heard a…

California plug-in purchases most influenced …
Track time for plug-ins
Track time for plug-ins
Posted 6 days ago

Week after week we see Volt fans offer GM advice on how to market the Volt.

For starters it might have at least mentioned it upgraded its battery from 16.5 kwh…

Track time for plug-ins
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2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-hybrid




Posted on 24 July 2014 by bro1999
1 replies | 0 views
$77k for a luxury plug-in with a ~5 second 0-60 time, top speed of 151 mph. They did not release official EV range specs, but with a 10.8 kWh...

Opel CEO talks new EV, will likely be fresh face for Chevy, too



Posted on 24 July 2014 by Neromanceres
1 replies | 250 views
[QUOTE] The rumored demise of the Opel Ampera has been confirmed, but there's good news, too. Opel CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann has been busy...

2013 lease over, now proud owner of 2014




Posted on 24 July 2014 by hansenjw
6 replies | 341 views
My 2013 was fantastic, minor quibbles about the UI aside. In two years and 18,500 I didn't have a single problem with it and my final "score" was...

OHIO: 1 month Volt Owner checking in




Posted on 24 July 2014 by Andrew12
13 replies | 476 views
Purchased a '12 Volt after a couple months of car searching. I have owned it for a month now and have put 1005 miles on it and only went through 2.1...

2012 Volt lease return process-30k miles included- turned car in at 28k miles



Posted on 24 July 2014 by 2012electric
1 replies | 207 views
Since this forum has been so helpful throughout my Chevy Volt ownership, I want to take the time and share my experience with the lease return...

Best (most reliable) home charging station?



Posted on 23 July 2014 by JohnS
22 replies | 718 views
Hi, I've got one of the first Volts, and due to moving, I've had two different 240V charging stations. The first was a Voltec. It failed within a...

Ok, I'm in




Posted on 23 July 2014 by FloridaMatt
6 replies | 435 views
After the number of Saks ELRs in Florida I've been tracking went lower and were getting further away, I've picked one up. I'd been looking for about...

Just finished my DIY Quick 240V




Posted on 24 July 2014 by markh21518
0 replies | 0 views
I just finished building my DIY Quick 240V and it charges my Volt using my Open EVSE DIY 30A, @ 12 Amps. So after looking at the Photos and...

Mullen & Hannah Offer Insight on Geopolitics & Energy Security



Posted on 24 July 2014 by JamesMcQuaid
0 replies | 67 views
[QUOTE]“My entire adult life,” said former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Michael Mullen, “I have believed that we need a...

USB # of mp3 File Limitation?




Posted on 24 July 2014 by cardinalsp
5 replies | 192 views
MY2014 Volt: Apologies if this has been beat to death already, but does anyone know what the maximum # of Mp3 files that the system can...

Anybody sign SmartLease Protect Agreement from Ally by accident?



Posted on 24 July 2014 by vegas77
2 replies | 263 views
Just got my second lease from Ally for 2014 Volt and was shocked 5 days later at home when I read the lease papers that I had signed up for a...

2012 Volt lease return process-30k miles included- turned car in at 28k miles



Posted on 24 July 2014 by 2012electric
11 replies | 524 views
Since this forum has been so helpful throughout my Chevy Volt ownership, I want to take the time and share my experience with the lease return...

Remove washer nozzles from hood?




Posted on 23 July 2014 by Sly Bob
3 replies | 286 views
Has anyone removed the nozzles from the hood? I'm getting the entire hood covered with clear bra and I have already removed the upper hood trim...

Advice--Where can I get Gap Insurance?




Posted on 23 July 2014 by vidhead
6 replies | 338 views
I just bought my volt and will be driving 42,000.00 miles A YEAR on this car. With this much depreciation :( I need gap insurance. Yet, it seems...

The REAL Cost of replacing a Volt battery out of warranty...



Posted on 23 July 2014 by Fulgerite
40 replies | 1785 views
So how much do you think it costs to replace a Volt's main battery? $2,000? $3,000? $3,500? While many people on this forum may be under the...