LG Chem says will have 200-mile EV battery for 2016
LG Chem says it will have a 200-mile EV batte…
Posted 12 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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Opel CEO confirms a new electric vehicle following Ampera axing



Posted on 24 July 2014 by techtom
4 replies | 196 views
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Posted on 24 July 2014 by voldar
12 replies | 348 views
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2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-hybrid




Posted on 24 July 2014 by bro1999
4 replies | 191 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 | 373 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
7 replies | 469 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
20 replies | 815 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...

Positive Press for Electric Vehicles re: fires



Posted on 24 July 2014 by DogMom
2 replies | 0 views
[COLOR="navy"][SIZE="4"][FONT="Arial"]In this article from an Insurance trade journal, I provided the the latter half which compares car fires in...

Canadian columnist disses gov'mt rebate as it gives unnecessary money to the rich



Posted on 24 July 2014 by Prohidium
13 replies | 191 views
I had to respond to the article of course.

Center display blank after shifting out of reverse



Posted on 24 July 2014 by FloridaMatt
1 replies | 89 views
Backed out of the garage, shifted to drive, center stack went black and no tapping anywhere would wake it. My dealer found a preliminary document...

Just finished my DIY Quick 240V




Posted on 24 July 2014 by markh21518
8 replies | 300 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
1 replies | 141 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
7 replies | 317 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
5 replies | 389 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
13 replies | 722 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...