Is the oil industry subsidized much more than the electrified vehicle industry?
Is the oil industry subsidized much more than…
Posted 3 days ago

Here's some food for thought ...

Critics of plug-in vehicle subsidization observe consumers and manufacturers get favorable treatment over the conventional vehicle space and while arguably true, one might also ask…

Is the oil industry subsidized much more than…
2016 Malibu gets an infusion of Volt technology
2016 Malibu gets an infusion of Volt technolo…
Posted 4 days ago

This is promising, is it not?

By Sarah Shelton

Chevrolet announced that it is creating a hybrid version of the Malibu sedan for next year, borrowing technology from the Volt to build…

2016 Malibu gets an infusion of Volt technolo…
Can Tesla surf the wave with Model X through to Model 3 and beyond?
Can Tesla surf the wave with Model X through …
Posted 5 days ago

Another video confirms Tesla is out and about driving the Model X, and will this car once launched be enough to propel the company to beyond Gigafactory and Model 3?

Just…

Can Tesla surf the wave with Model X through …
Will the 2016 Spark EV look dated as new ICE version arrives and Bolt waits in the wings?
Will the 2016 Spark EV look dated as new ICE …
Posted 6 days ago

Next week at the New York International Auto Show GM will take the wraps off the new Spark, but an EV version doesn’t appear likely as eyes are on the…

Will the 2016 Spark EV look dated as new ICE …
Leaf number 75,000 sold in the US -Is Volt due to be ousted as America’s top-selling plug-in car?
Leaf number 75,000 sold in the US -Is Volt du…
Posted 7 days ago

Anyone who reads this site regularly knew this was coming ...

Does it matter? Will we see a turnabout?

Since the Volt and Leaf were launched the very same month in December…

Leaf number 75,000 sold in the US -Is Volt du…
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Range Anxiety BandAid




Posted on 29 March 2015 by Idleup
11 replies | 221 views
It's sort of a Range Extender . . . . guess it's better than a tow truck!

Freightliner SuperTruck 115% more efficient



Posted on 29 March 2015 by larry4pyro
4 replies | 118 views
If you're interested in vehicle efficiency here's a link to a web page showing what Freightliner is doing to improve efficiency in big rigs. The...

Goodyear OEM Tires / Volt Braking - Is it me or...



Posted on 29 March 2015 by wildcatgoal
7 replies | 240 views
...is braking in the Volt in an emergency situation with the OEM Goodyears (26K miles) a bit scary? I have just under 1/2 tread left on the tires....

Clunking popping noise left front when turning right and braking????



Posted on 29 March 2015 by schro22
5 replies | 192 views
Looking of for anyone who has had this issue. Took my car to the shop to have the rotor B bearing replaced and now the the car makes noise when...

Car is 8 months old and I'm buying a tire



Posted on 29 March 2015 by Sly Bob
14 replies | 549 views
Got in the car to go to work yesterday the the TPMS said I needed air in the left rear. I have a compressor in the garage and added air. Drove...

Should I be honored, or horrified, with BMW advertisement mail?



Posted on 28 March 2015 by flmark
13 replies | 629 views
Please note the attached photo. Today, an advertisement brochure was received in the mail, addressed to my wife. If we have ever received corporate...

Weird Issues - Has this happened to anyone else?



Posted on 28 March 2015 by tomh
3 replies | 416 views
Thursday my wife drove the Volt to drop my daughter off at preschool and went to Walmart and had no problems. She got in the car at Walmart and went...

myvolt alternative showing charging cycles?



Posted on 29 March 2015 by Sheldon
2 replies | 81 views
myvolt hasn't updated since early Friday morning. Is there any myvolt alternative which shows your vehicles charging cycles? Voltstats only shows...

Buying a high mileage used Volt? Higher or lower lifetime MPG?



Posted on 29 March 2015 by kubel
4 replies | 141 views
I'm a LEAF lessee looking into my end of lease options. Nissan is currently offering 2012-2013 lessees $5000 off if we buy out our leases (so for...

NY Times: Powerful Videos of Distracted Drivers and the Consequences



Posted on 29 March 2015 by kns
4 replies | 138 views
Dual screen videos (view ahead and driver) used by researchers in latest AARP study of distracted driving. Interaction with passengers and with...

Volt Bose Tweeters are 4-ohm




Posted on 29 March 2015 by wildcatgoal
0 replies | 115 views
Just so'z ya'll know, the Bose tweeters in our Volts are 4-ohm. Not 2-ohm, not .5-ohm. If'n you replace them with, say, Infinity tweeters or...

Who covers towing for roadside assistance?



Posted on 29 March 2015 by llninja
3 replies | 307 views
In a different thread, my son hit a deer with my volt, punctured the radiator, and he hit the Onstar button to get it flat bedded to the dealership....

AGM Battery Replacement thoughts




Posted on 29 March 2015 by Miredian
8 replies | 418 views
My '13 Volt is about to turn three as it was assembled in early '12 I'm thinking I'd like to replace the 12v battery on my own. Anyone done this?...

How is Volt in deeper snow?




Posted on 28 March 2015 by caryrae73
13 replies | 491 views
Thinking about a Volt as my next car when the time comes. It looks like the volts front end is pretty low to the ground so for anyone who knows how...

Extremely Bad Experience with OnStar




Posted on 28 March 2015 by edwardang
4 replies | 423 views
Last night, 51 miles into my 220-mile trip, I got a flat tire on the freeway. I was able to exit the freeway and pull over safely onto a parking...