Top 10 Plug-in Vehicle Adopting Countries of 2016
Top 10 Plug-in Vehicle Adopting Countries of …
Posted 2 days ago

Last year plug-in vehicles sales jumped to an all-time high of more than three-quarters of a million units worldwide and individual countries likewise crested new peaks.

The year 2016’s increase…

Top 10 Plug-in Vehicle Adopting Countries of …
Automakers and Energy Companies Team Up To Sell The World On Hydrogen
Automakers and Energy Companies Team Up To Se…
Posted 3 days ago

Sometimes plug-in vehicle advocates are accused of holding to conspiracy theories that deep-pocketed interests and carmakers resisting EVs want to promote hydrogen, but who needs theories when intentions are expressed…

Automakers and Energy Companies Team Up To Se…
Cadillac Will Offer ‘Completely Hands-Free’ Driving Later This Year
Cadillac Will Offer ‘Completely Hands-Free’ D…
Posted 4 days ago

By Craig Cole

Cadillac is developing an advanced semi-autonomous driving system dubbed Super Cruise, which is very different from any other system currently offered.

When conditions allow, this advanced driver-assistance technology should…

Cadillac Will Offer ‘Completely Hands-Free’ D…
State by state rollout plan announced for Chevy Bolt
State by state rollout plan announced for Che…
Posted 5 days ago

By Jon LeSage

Chevrolet has released a state-by-state distribution schedule for the Chevy Bolt in 2017, with the all-electric compact crossover going nationwide during the third quarter.

Following the Bolt’s launch in…

State by state rollout plan announced for Che…
Achates Opposed-Piston Engine Promises 37 mpg For Full-Size Pickups
Achates Opposed-Piston Engine Promises 37 mpg…
Posted 6 days ago

By Larry E. Hall

San Diego-based Achates Power has introduced a 2.7-liter opposed-piston engine that will be able to deliver 37 miles per gallon in a full-sized pickup truck.

Revealed during industry…

Achates Opposed-Piston Engine Promises 37 mpg…
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Adapter allows use of Tesla AC charging stations



Posted on 22 January 2017 by DonC
2 replies | 135 views
I've seen some people using Tesla destination chargers for their Leafs and BMW i3s, but this is the first adapter for public sale that I'm aware of....

GPS question for Bolt drivers




Posted on 22 January 2017 by madbrain
1 replies | 88 views
I know the Bolt does not come with GPS. You have to use your smartphone and Android auto or Apple carplay. I was wondering what people's...

Level 1 EVSE Voltec for sale




Posted on 22 January 2017 by Tron
0 replies | 76 views
I have an extra L1 unit that I bought thinking that I'll use it at work. Carried it around for 6 months and haven't had the need to use it. The part...

I like it




Posted on 21 January 2017 by phil0909
12 replies | 393 views
I drove 600 miles in my first week and a half with the Bolt, and I like the car. I have driven a 1998 Lexus LS400 for the past 19 years, so the Bolt...

Using VoIP with Bluetooth




Posted on 21 January 2017 by ckukshtel
0 replies | 55 views
When I use a VoIP application on my iPhone plugged in with a Lighting cable and Bluetooth enable, the other parties on the call get an echo. When I...

DIY OIL CHANGERS




Posted on 21 January 2017 by c6vette
8 replies | 247 views
Just a heads up. We usually do oil changes on our other cars 3 or 4 times a year. With the Volt, once every 2 years is not uncommon (with a DIC...

Bolt EV OnStar Service: Emergency Calls




Posted on 21 January 2017 by Ladogaboy
4 replies | 128 views
The Bolt EV only comes with six months of free OnStar (as opposed to the three years the Volt received), so renewing the service has never been an...

First No Heat or Defrost, Then Engine Overheat



Posted on 22 January 2017 by filmvolt
2 replies | 80 views
Last week my cabin heater (HVAC) on my 2016 Volt suddenly stopped producing any heat. Also no defrost. Cold air only coming out. Not fun in the...

front camera freezing update 2016 volt




Posted on 22 January 2017 by supchrgamx
0 replies | 71 views
went for my first oil change and they told me at that time there was a new update for front camera freezing got the update , but now it tells me my...

link to cool graphic on used vehicle prices ?



Posted on 22 January 2017 by jlsoaz
0 replies | 84 views
Hi - some time ago someone on one of these forums posted a site off the beaten path (to me) which provided a very interesting graphic on used vehicle...

Reduced range since service




Posted on 22 January 2017 by CE4LP
2 replies | 121 views
Hello, We were in to the dealer having a rear bicycle hitch installed on the vehicle. While our car was there they told us they took care of a few...

USB recognition problems with 2016 volt




Posted on 21 January 2017 by Jd3
0 replies | 75 views
I have a ton of mp3 music (about 20gig worth) ... I started using a PNY 16gig USB.2.0 stick, and the volt recognizes it just fine and plays music. ...

WTB: OEM Premier wheels with black accents



Posted on 21 January 2017 by Redline
1 replies | 93 views
Looking for a set of the Premier wheels that have the black accents. Looking to buy outright or trade/partial for the LT 5 spoke silver wheels I...

Rydell announced Bolt EV price drop




Posted on 21 January 2017 by Michaelh310
7 replies | 253 views
The newest Rydell ads show $1500 off on LT (still $1000 on Premier). Their lease offer is $289 with $3350 driveaway. Still not cheap but moving in...

Is this a good deal (how would you even begin to figure it out?)



Posted on 21 January 2017 by Prohidium
8 replies | 211 views
Got this emailed to me from my local dealership(Canadian) this week. It certainly did not get me excited and in fact made me feel like this...