Top-10 best selling plug in cars
Global top-10 best selling plug in cars
Posted 21 hours ago

OK, here's where things stand. The Volt is not first, but gen 2 could fix that.

Let's hope that's the way it goes.

GM has an opportunity here ...

 

As of…

Global top-10 best selling plug in cars
Global plug-in vehicles now at 600,000 sold
Plug-in vehicles now at 600,000 sold worldwid…
Posted 2 days ago

There are around 20 plug-in cars for sale in the U.S., with the Volt still holding the lead as the top selling. Globally, it's a different story, as its 83,547…

Plug-in vehicles now at 600,000 sold worldwid…
Michigan law bars Tesla; GM approves
Michigan law bars Tesla sales; GM approves
Posted 3 days ago

Yesterday what's practically become a periodic occurrence again happened – a state pushed to stop the type of sales model Tesla Motors approves.

Also making the rounds are reports that GM…

Michigan law bars Tesla sales; GM approves
Model S to crest past 50,000 global sales this month
Model S to crest past 50,000 global sales thi…
Posted 4 days ago

Tesla's Model S continues to confound the critics by selling a car costing anywhere from 2-4 times the national average car price of around $32,000.

Globally, it is catching up to…

Model S to crest past 50,000 global sales thi…
Bobby the robot car laps Hockenheimring at near-record speed
Bobby the robot car laps Hockenheimring at ne…
Posted 5 days ago

We deviate from our normal programming here at GM-Volt for another state-of-the-technology story.

There's been some interest in autonomous cars, GM is testing them in a special ECO city in…

Bobby the robot car laps Hockenheimring at ne…
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