- 2 more 200-mile BEVs announced – sort of
- 2 more 200-mile BEVs announced this weekPosted 8 hours 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…
- 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 1 day 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…
- 7 hybrid or plug-in hybrid SUVs and crossovers due in the US
- 7 hybrid or plug-in hybrid SUVs and crossover…Posted 2 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…
- CFA Lists America’s Best And Worst Automakers By MPG
- CFA Lists America’s Best And Worst Automakers…Posted 3 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…
- Consumer Reports Compares 2016 Prius with 2016 Volt
- Consumer Reports Compares 2016 Prius with 201…Posted 4 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…
Edmunds Article on Cars While Waiting for the Model 3
Posted on 29 April 2016 by mcsenerd
7 replies | 170 views
Check out the last car in the list and the coment after it! LOL
Ontario released the details of who received the EVCO grants
Posted on 29 April 2016 by outdoorsaddix
1 replies | 62 views
There are 493 new chargers coming to Ontario! 280 L2 and 213 L3. I wrote a couple of articles that have all the fine details (the chart of...
2012 Volt - Default charge mode locked on "immediate"
Posted on 29 April 2016 by sipNgas
6 replies | 145 views
I have a 2012 Volt that has changed the charge mode (by itself) to "immediate". The change charge mode button is grayed out and not usable. This...
Ford Model E will be a 200 mile BEV
Posted on 28 April 2016 by Whatstreet
17 replies | 424 views
Here is the link to the article. There are no details other than that Ford wants to build a 200 mile BEV to compete with the GM Bolt and the Tesla...
Road Debris Damage Claim = Accident
Posted on 28 April 2016 by SolarPower
6 replies | 276 views
Here in TX and I expect most other states, if you hit road debris resulting in an insurance claim you have had an accident. Most states are immune...
Ontario budgets $20 million for 500 electric vehicle charging stations in 2017
Posted on 28 April 2016 by bobka.ev
11 replies | 301 views
Just saw this article: How do liberals manage to waste so much money and generate completely opposite reaction from the public? $20 million...
Posted on 28 April 2016 by tunnelvision
6 replies | 276 views
Ok so I'm new to all of this and just bought a GE Durastation for the garage. Do I have to make any mods or changes to the car before using this? I...
Managing climate control during Remote Start
Posted on 29 April 2016 by Spider-Dan
2 replies | 4 views
I have been unable to figure out how to get the climate control to act how I would like it to when remote starting a Gen2 Volt. For comparison's...
WTB: 2011 Volt owners manual
Posted on 29 April 2016 by dapatt
6 replies | 80 views
I am looking for an owners manual set for a 2011 Volt. I have a electronic copy, but I would like a set for the car. Thanks.
cold air out of vents
Posted on 29 April 2016 by volt2inaustin
8 replies | 262 views
does anyone know why cold air can come out of air vents when the ac is not turned on. It will last for about 5 minutes than go back to normal...
Any reason not to buy this 2014 Volt with 20K?
Posted on 29 April 2016 by jljeeper
9 replies | 333 views
I found this 2014 Volt with minor front end damage for $6K. It seems like a good deal or too good of a deal. All front airbags were deployed, needs a...
CMU: Prius produces less CO2 per mile that the Volt
Posted on 28 April 2016 by saltsman
15 replies | 533 views
I would have never suspected this: based on where they're charged, as compared to gasoline-powered vehicles. The researchers looked at the...
One owner's Model X woes
Posted on 28 April 2016 by bro1999
14 replies | 486 views
Wow, he had to drive with 1 hand while holding the driver's door closed because it wouldn't latch? To think this was happening on a $140k brand...
Bubble on tire sidewall
Posted on 28 April 2016 by BeachBoy
20 replies | 595 views
Got my car October 22nd, switched to winter tires not long after, switched back to summer tires a few weeks ago... Tadam! What a piece of...
Upgrade 2015 EVSE to 120/240V?
Posted on 28 April 2016 by rslatkin
4 replies | 166 views
I have a 2015 Volt, and I'm trying to figure out how or if it can be upgraded to 120/240V operation. I've read a lot of forum posts, but I'm seeing...