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2016 Chevrolet Volt Window Sticker (click to enlarge)

Detailed Look At 2016 Chevrolet Volt EPA Ratings

Just yesterday, the EPA updated its internal database to include detailed ratings for the 2016 Chevrolet Volt. Before diving into the ratings, we should point out that the EPA posted a “release date” of August 30, 2015 for the 2016 Volt, meaning that it’s fully approved and ready for sale…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 5

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2016 Chevrolet Volt Test Drive Review

Automobilemag.com published an extensive review from its test drive of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt before General Motors’ flagship hit the showrooms. After a total of 120 miles (almost half in all-electric mode), feedback is very positive compared to the first-generation Volt. New Volt is slightly cheaper, with noticeably higher all-electric…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 16

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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

Repairing a damaged EV charging cable.

How To Splice A Damaged EVSE Cable – Video

Here is interesting video prepared by occasional InsideEVs contributor, David Murray, on repairing a damaged EVSE charging cable. In this particular case we are looking at the Chevy Volt’s EVSE attacked by a dog. This kind of problem will appear from time to time, but the fix is simple. There are…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 23

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