2017ChevroletVolt

Chevrolet has taken an aggressive tack to move units of its revolutionary Volt, selling a fair number to government agencies, offering really fantastic lease deals and marketing the hell out of the car. After a week of driving (and generally enjoying) the 2013 iteration of the extended-range…


2017 Chevrolet Volt - 4dr Hatchback (LT)
4dr Hatchback (LT)
MSRP:
$33,220
Engine:
I-4
MPG:
N/A
2017 Chevrolet Volt - 4dr Hatchback (Premier)
4dr Hatchback (Premier)
MSRP:
$37,570
Engine:
I-4
MPG:
N/A
Tesla Model S wins Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact award

Complete list of winners in every model segment announced.

Strategic Vision's Total Quality Impact awards go to vehicles based on survey responses while also focusing on the intangible aspects of vehicle ownership.
Chevy Volt keeps Nissan Leaf in rearview with strong May sales

There were no surprises in the old sales rivalry last month.

The Chevy Volt outsold the Nissan Leaf by over 900 units last month. Pretty much how it's been for all of 2016.
How the 2016 Chevy Volt added 18 miles of EV range

Small improvements and years of expertise add up.

Chevy's engineers made the new Volt more efficient and more powerful. Here's what they did to pull it off.

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2017 Chevrolet Volt
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GM might share the Chevy Volt's powertrain tech with rivals

General Motors might be willing to share the Volt's powertrain with other automakers, and both sides in such a partnership could reap major financial benefits.
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2016 Chevrolet Volt First Drive
The second-gen Chevy Volt arrives with improvements in every area you can name. Whether or not this will translate into better sales remains a big unknown.
GM recalls 64k 2011-2013 Volts over carbon monoxide fears, stop sale on Trax and Encore

GM is recalling 64,186 examples of the 2011-2013 Volt because carbon monoxide can build up if the plug-in hybrid sedan is accidentally left idling in an enclosed location. Separately, the company is issuing a stop sale on roughly 2,300 units of the 2015 Chevrolet Trax and 2015 Buick Encore because of possible power steering failure.
Chevy Volt gets customer satisfaction 'recall' for rear hatch issue *UPDATE*

Note The Quote Marks: This Is Not A Recall

Chevy is 'recalling' some Volt PHEVs to offer a free fix for the lift gate struts to stop people from bumping their heads.
Engine packaging to blame for Fisker Karma garage fire? [UPDATE]

While the investigation of the Fisker Karma that toasted a Texas garage is not over, pundits have begun to weigh in. Automotive News has found a particularly credible one in Jon Bereisa, CEO of Auto Lectrification and the chief engineer of the General Motors EV1 and systems architect for the Chevrolet Volt. And according to Bereisa, the poor packaging of the Karma's internal combustion engine is what likely caused the fire.