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Testing Chevrolet Volt Mountain Mode – Video

Gotta love videos like this… “A demonstration of mountain mode on the 2012 Chevy volt going over the Coquahala highway in British Columbia Canada, and to debunk poorly written review by a Vancouver Sun reporter that claimed that he was too nervous to drive it over this mountain range because…

3 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 20

2016 Chevrolet Volt - Image Credit: Tom Moloughney/InsideEVs

Chevrolet Announces Full Specs For 2016 Volt – Satire

Autoblopnik’s satirical coverage of the automotive industry makes us chuckle. Here’s an abbreviated look at Autoblopnik’s “Allen Bingefarter” discussing “key specifications” for the upcoming 2016 Chevrolet Volt: Vehicle name: Chevoltlet Volt Type: Expended-range elected vehicle Key competitors: Toyota Previous Plug-In, Ford Seamax Emergency, Nissan Leave Charge time: 8 years/100,000 miles…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 16

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Police Chase Driver Of Stolen Chevrolet Volt

Police eventually apprehended a driver of a stolen Chevrolet Volt after a brief chase in Los Angeles County, California. According to Daily News: A man driving a stolen car led authorities on a chase today [Tuesday June 23] from the Fontana area to Arcadia, where he surrendered after driving onto…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 11

Used Volt Batteries Supplying Power to New Data Center

Used Chevrolet Volt Batteries Power A Building (w/video)

General Motors announced a pilot energy storage project at the new General Motors Enterprise Data Center at its Milford Proving Ground. In the case of GM, ESS utilizes used Chevrolet Volt batteries  (from 5 cars), combined with solar (74-kilowatt ground-mount array) and wind power (two 2kW wind turbines). Solar and…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 8