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2011 Chevrolet Volt: Top Safety Ratings From Both U.S. Agencies

2011 Chevrolet Volt: Top Safety Ratings From Both U.S. Agencies

General Motors' [NYSE: GM] breakthrough Chevrolet Volt might be one of your safest family-car choices as well as one of the cleanest, greenest choices. The 2011 Volt has achieved an Overall Rating of five stars—including five stars for side impact and five stars for rollover—in the... read more

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2011 Chevrolet Volt

NASCAR Driver Juan Pablo Montoya Drives... A Chevy Volt?

In the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Juan Pablo Montoya is known for his take-no-prisoners driving style, and his aggressive on-track behavior recently landed him (and fellow... read more May 28, 2011 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt Production Line

Electric Cars Coming To A Government Near You

It’s no secret that the current administration had planned to replace aging fleet vehicles with electric ones, since President Obama is a big proponent of electrifying... read more May 24, 2011 by 


 
2010 Nissan Titan

Nissan Titan Diesel, Ferrari Superamerica 45: Today's Car News May 19, 2011

Cummins is developing a four-cylinder turbo clean diesel engine as part of a $30 million federal project. The benefactor of all this? The Nissan Titan. [TheCarConnection]... read more May 19, 2011 by  4


 
2012 Ford Focus Electric launch, New York City, January 2011 - Bill Ford Jr.

Cadillac ATS Rethink, Bill Ford On Electric Vehicles: Today's Car News May 18, 2011

Bill Ford thinks that a quarter of all vehicles will be electrified by 2020. Impossible? No, but seems ambitious for sure. [TheCarConnection] We hear the 2013 Cadillac ATS is... read more May 18, 2011 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

Report: 2011 Chevy Volt Worth $17,000 After Three Years

The problem with any kind of new automotive technology is that it’s difficult to project a residual value after three years of ownership. Take the 2011 Chevrolet Volt... read more May 17, 2011 by  6


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt outside Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant

Chevy Volt Does What We Can't: Lives With Rich and Famous People

Celebrities, it seems, often champion environmental causes. Take Ed Begley, Jr., for example, who’s been driving electric cars for decades and currently owns a... read more May 10, 2011 by  7


 
Saab 9-5

Saab's Sales Hole: How Deep? Volt, Leaf Outsell New 9-5 Sedan

How tough a spot is Saab in? Its production has been shut down since April 5 because its suppliers say they're not being paid for parts, and its 2010 sales were just 31,696... read more May 3, 2011 by  7


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt during IIHS crash testing

2011 Nissan Leaf, Chevrolet Volt Are IIHS Top Safety Picks

It’s a milestone. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), in its first-ever U.S. crash tests of mainstream electric cars, has awarded Top Safety Pick... read more April 26, 2011 by 


 
Coulomb Technologies CT-2000 electric vehicle charging station

Need An EV Recharge? ChargePoint America Comes To Six New Cities

Coulomb Technologies’ ChargePoint America program is ratcheting up its charging-station infrastructure, rolling out to six more U.S. cities. Consumers who own an... read more April 14, 2011 by 


 
Fab-Veloce CPA-MMTL 16W ultra-expensive top-secret supercar

All The Auto-Related April Fools' Posts In One Easy Index

Yep, it's April Fool's Day. And many of our colleagues have labored long to bring you lovingly crafted parody stories. Even an automaker or two has been known to take part... read more April 1, 2011 by  2


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt in Waco, Texas, en route during the 1,776-mile Freedom Drive PR stunt

Details Released On The 2011 Chevrolt Volt Cooling System

General Motors has made available the details of the Chevy Volt's cooling system. What needs to be cooled and at times heated, how it is accomplished and what "heat transfer... read more March 29, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

For A New GM, Old Questions On Incentives, Product Development

Last year when automaker General Motors [NYSE: GM] emerged from bankruptcy, the outlook for the automaker was looking bullish by most accounts. Yet recently, some analysts... read more March 25, 2011 by  3


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

GM Ratchets up Chevy Volt Production To Meet Consumer Interest

The 2011 Chevrolet Volt extended-rage electric has done more to spark consumer interest than GM apparently originally anticipated. In a GM release Thursday, Jan. 27, the... read more January 28, 2011 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

North American Car of the Year: Why Such a Blowout?

The North American Car and Truck of the Year winners for 2011 are officially set in the history books, but for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt and the 2011 Ford Explorer, the... read more January 10, 2011 by  6


 
OnStar engineer demonstrates OnStar MyLink for mobile phone applications.

Is It A Bad Idea To Have Cars Connected To The Cloud?

With vehicles like the new Chevrolet Volt and Nissan Leaf, the era of connected cars is upon us. That is definitely the sense we are getting from this years Consumer... read more January 7, 2011 by  1


 
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