2 more 200-mile BEVs announced – sort of
2 more 200-mile BEVs announced this week
Posted 2 days ago

There are now five automakers known to have said they will have an affordable (i.e., probably under $40,000 to start) BEV.

You know about the Bolt, Model 3, Leaf, and…

2 more 200-mile BEVs announced this week
Tesla Model 3’s battery is smaller than Bolt’s; profitability remains open question
Model 3’s battery is smaller than Bolt’s; pro…
Posted 3 days ago

A recent conference call between an analyst, former Chevy Volt chief engineer Jon Bereisa – and Tesla – revealed the Model 3’s battery will be a little smaller than the…

Model 3’s battery is smaller than Bolt’s; pro…
7 hybrid or plug-in hybrid SUVs and crossovers due in the US
7 hybrid or plug-in hybrid SUVs and crossover…
Posted 4 days ago

Maybe GM will say something official one of these days?

At this time of inexpensive gas, larger vehicles are trending upward, hybrid sales are not doing as well, but how would…

7 hybrid or plug-in hybrid SUVs and crossover…
CFA Lists America’s Best And Worst Automakers By MPG
CFA Lists America’s Best And Worst Automakers…
Posted 5 days ago

It's been said California ZEV rules are a more-critical driver to electrification, and this is true. CAFE does not need more than 1-3 percent plug-in electrification to make the grade…

CFA Lists America’s Best And Worst Automakers…
Consumer Reports Compares 2016 Prius with 2016 Volt
Consumer Reports Compares 2016 Prius with 201…
Posted 6 days ago

The Prius and the Volt are redesigned this year, and last Friday Consumer Reports posted a comparo of sorts.

While of course they are in different segments, the publication was…

Consumer Reports Compares 2016 Prius with 201…
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The Boston to Providence Express.




Posted on 1 May 2016 by MattyZ
0 replies | 45 views
52 miles. Generation 1 Volt. Full charge, over-inflate the tires a little bit, an early June morning after a spring rain when the road is slightly...

Can't shift 2016 Volt out of park?




Posted on 1 May 2016 by NoReligion
1 replies | 98 views
I can't shift my 2016 Volt out of park? It's very new with less than 5K miles. Has anyone seen this problem or have advise?

Continental PureContact - Good and Bad




Posted on 30 April 2016 by silverone
1 replies | 116 views
Well after around 30K miles, my Goodyear OEM tires needed replaced. I attempted in vain to get the OEM Goodyear Assurance FuelMax, which was...

Air conditioner fan stops when using the phone



Posted on 30 April 2016 by Tom_in_Carlsbad
3 replies | 212 views
Is it normal for the fan to stop (or go really low) when you are using the phone? My wife said it might be to help with the clarity of the call? ...

Another new 2017 Primier Volt owner




Posted on 30 April 2016 by jtrimble
1 replies | 59 views
Just took purchase of a brand new 2017 Volt Premier edition. Been driving a Camry Hybrid for the last 9 years so it's nice to finally have something...

Maybe I'm still jetlagged, speaker fade help?



Posted on 30 April 2016 by DawnB
3 replies | 179 views
I got my Volt and it's great so far, but for the life of me I haven't been able to find where to adjust the speaker fade. I brought in the manual to...

The perfect screen protector for the 8" touch screen



Posted on 30 April 2016 by bobhope123
2 replies | 316 views
I been working with a screen protector vendor (Tuffprotect.com) to get the perfect cut for the 2016/2017 Chevy Volt 8" touch screen. I actually sent...

2017 Volt lease - share your deal




Posted on 1 May 2016 by Jagtial
0 replies | 1 views
Can you please share your lease deal details so we all get an idea of the kind of deals out there? Include following details: - monthly payment ...

Hold Mode Weirdness




Posted on 1 May 2016 by kakaratto
5 replies | 241 views
Hi, So last weekend I did a road trip in which I would use some gas. I tried out Hold Mode and it worked almost exactly as advertised. The one...

How many miles is too many?




Posted on 30 April 2016 by silverone
6 replies | 245 views
While it is fun to think about getting a Gen 2 Volt or the upcoming Bolt, there is a nagging concern about how much I really NEED something...

Just got a 2013. Drive Mode button -- does nothing?



Posted on 30 April 2016 by Wiesman
4 replies | 88 views
I just bought a 2013 Volt but the Drive Mode button doesn't do anything. Am I missing something? Does the car have to be running/not...

WISH LIST: On Demand Rear Cam, Energy Info, Display Off



Posted on 30 April 2016 by victrolux
6 replies | 230 views
Consistently, as I drive my Gen2, day in and day out, I find myself wishing I could: 1. Use center display as a rear view camera on demand,...

Schneider EVSE Faults with 2017 Volt




Posted on 30 April 2016 by Weatherman
6 replies | 348 views
Just got my 2017 Volt a couple of days ago. It was a replacement for a 2013 Volt (which was a replacement for a 2012 Nissan LEAF). I like the...

Screen protector the 8" touch screen



Posted on 30 April 2016 by bobhope123
0 replies | 174 views

Subaru and Volt_fun chat




Posted on 30 April 2016 by Dutch
17 replies | 532 views
Came out from getting my hair cut to find this young guy (air force I think) with a tweaked Subaru WRX checking out the "OHM-RIDE". I think he was...