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A Perfect Storm in Used Chevy Volts

InsideEVs recently posted an infographic from Ford Motor Company explaining the differences in HEVs, PHEVs and PEVs. An interesting comment on the infographic relating to PHEVs was “You never have to plug in if you don’t want to.” Here is such a story. Recently I came across an internet deal…

5 days ago by Mark Hovis 53

Three Chevy Volt Family

The Three Chevy Volt Family

This family owns not one, not two, but three Chevrolet Volts. “Good things happen in threes for Robert L.’s family! Do you have a family of Volt drivers?” Asks Chevrolet via its Chevrolet Volt Facebook page. We’re wondering if anyone out there can top three Chevy Volts?  Can you match…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 23

Chevy Volt Blasting Down Flooded Street

Chevy Volt Blasts Down A Flooded Street

Ever done this to your Chevy Volt? “Someone is testing the water fording capability of a Volt in Alexandria, VA.” While we wouldn’t recommend this sort of driving in the Chevy Volt (or any vehicle, for that matter), it’s reassuring to know that the Volt (as well as all of the…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 7

Low Coolant Level Can Lead To "EV Operation" Shutdown In 2012-2013 Chevrolet Volts

Some 2012-2013 Chevy Volts Need Battery Cooling System Fix

According to GM, some Chevrolet Volts produced in 2012 and 2013 did not receive the correct amount of coolant in their drive batteries, or RESS - which stands for Rechargeable Energy Storage System . During the extended range Chevy’s first 12 months of operation, the cooling system in the Volt’s 16 kWh battery…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 14

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Chevy Volt Owners Surpass 500 Million Electric Miles

General Motors is thrilled to announce that Chevrolet Volt owners have surpassed a big milestone: 500 million pure electric miles. In addition, GM says that “based on a General Motors’ study of more than 300 Volts in service in California for more than 30 months, many owners are exceeding the EPA-rated…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 34

Chevrolet Volt Student Training.

Community College Gets Hands-On Chevy Volt Training

Smoky Mountain Chevrolet of Franklin just recently loaned a Chevrolet Volt to Southwestern Community College (SCC) students and their instructor for a day to give all of them the opportunity to get training on today’s newer alternative-fueled vehicles. While “Volt” is singular, there is over 300 volts, remarks Southwestern Community…

2 months ago by Mike Anthony 0