New Volt will have powertrain performance that’s better in every way
New Volt will have powertrain performance tha…
Posted 2 hours ago

The next gen (presumably 2016) Volt will “hit it out of the park” in the sales arena, and “be better in every way,” says GM’s Powertrain Executive Director, Larry Nitz.

But…

New Volt will have powertrain performance tha…
GM Spiffs Canadian ELR sales; LG Chem’s Holland plant hires for new Volt production
GM Spiffs Canadian ELR sales; LG Chem’s Holla…
Posted 1 day ago

Free Charging Station With ELR: Extended To Canada

By Phillippe Crowe

To help lure-in possible buyers, Cadillac Canada is offering a complimentary 240-volt home charging station and installation to early buyers…

GM Spiffs Canadian ELR sales; LG Chem’s Holla…
BMW i8 makes a nice drift car, Formula E find out
BMW i8 makes a nice drift car, Formula E find…
Posted 2 days ago

Is BMW's i8 the most potent plug-in car now available short of exotic super cars? The Model S P85+ is quicker to 60 but the featherweight-by-comparison BMW looks better balanced.

Two…

BMW i8 makes a nice drift car, Formula E find…
Inaugural Formula E ‘ePrix’ Win by Di Grassi after leaders crash out
Inaugural Formula E ‘ePrix’ Won by Di Grassi …
Posted 3 days ago

I am working on a story about how the Formula E series stands to positively benefit EVs and electrification. Maybe a list format, short and sweet.

Can any of you…

Inaugural Formula E ‘ePrix’ Won by Di Grassi …
Global Warming is ‘nonsense’ says former NASA scientist
Global Warming is ‘nonsense’ says former NASA…
Posted 6 days ago

No sooner than we heard the U.S. may have 100-250 years worth of recoverable oil than we hear a growing list of scientists say climate change is a theory without…

Global Warming is ‘nonsense’ says former NASA…
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Regenerative energy vs. L




Posted on 18 September 2014 by dk2943
0 replies | 103 views
When I am driving through the city or suburbia, when i am approaching a red light, I often coast and brake lightly in order to get as much...

Is Toyota's Hydrogen Car a Giant Bluff? Via | Motley Fool



Posted on 18 September 2014 by Selling Volts At Sundance
1 replies | 160 views
This is a riviting article now running at Motley Fool. For those that do not know, The Motley Fool Publications rate in the top ten for financial...

Nissan Leaf dealer in Puerto Rico is across the highway from my GM dealer!



Posted on 18 September 2014 by Raymondjram
2 replies | 158 views
Today as I drove in my home city of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, on our local Highway #2 toward the west, and passing the Costco store intersection on the...

Putting existing solar panels to work, can it be connected to the grid?



Posted on 17 September 2014 by Even-Steven
6 replies | 316 views
I have 4x 100Watt solar panels and mainly use it when out with our RV to re-charge the batteries. Is it possible to use the 400Watt of power...

Nice Vdeo - The future of the performance car



Posted on 17 September 2014 by imstew
1 replies | 143 views
It certainly was fun watching and wanting, but $136,000 for an 8i? that's 3 1/2 Volts or 2 ELR's or...

Onstar Charge complete alerts, etc




Posted on 17 September 2014 by spinkick
6 replies | 227 views
All, I've been working with onstar to get my alerts working. These alerts are the ones that tell you when charging is complete or if charging is...

Interesting discussion/calculation I had at work today....



Posted on 17 September 2014 by pcons
8 replies | 580 views
One of my friends at work today sent around a link to the story below where someone tested using a portable generator to charge a BMW i3 (just as a...

Urban Legend - Or Can I really Lease A 2014 MY Cedillac ELR ERELC For $499.00 ?



Posted on 18 September 2014 by Selling Volts At Sundance
0 replies | 53 views
The GM-Volt Feature Story from September 17th, 2014 was a wrap up of the Holland Voltec And LC Chemical Plant ramping up and a story about Canadian...

New personal record - 106 ev miles in 9 hours



Posted on 18 September 2014 by sinnombre
2 replies | 133 views
Nothing really spectacular , but I would like to share some info to people that don't own or know what the Volt is capable of . We have been...

NEMA vs Hardwired




Posted on 18 September 2014 by Zaerath
5 replies | 298 views
Hey all, I want to buy a 240 EVSE, and from the threads I've read, Clipper Creek is the way to go... I was most likely going to pick up the HCS-40...

Unknown why the horn honks and lights flash



Posted on 17 September 2014 by crowltom
4 replies | 330 views
OK this has happen twice this week with my 2013 Volt sitting in my driveway locked, keys fob hanging up in the kitchen second set is in the house on...

Volt Forum Abbreviations




Posted on 17 September 2014 by pickeringvolt
6 replies | 332 views
As a Recent Volt owner and occasional (about once a day) visitor to the "What's New" content, I see numerous abbreviations. I've slowly become aware...

2015 infotainment, apps button? Updates over the internet?



Posted on 17 September 2014 by spinkick
3 replies | 249 views
I saw a commercial about how with the new wifi enabled cars, we will be able to download updates via the internet and they can push features to our...

Drive battery metal shielding or lack of on the 2011 model



Posted on 17 September 2014 by markgior
3 replies | 337 views
Sorry if there is a thread regarding this already. I purchased my 2011 Volt used a few months ago, I noticed while working under my Volt over the...

Open EVSE versus Juice Box




Posted on 17 September 2014 by mtdoc
14 replies | 464 views
I just took delivery of my Volt yesterday. Now I want to install a 240V charging station in my garage.' The Volt is our only EV at the moment but...