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Report: GM displeased with Volt's low rating from ACEEE

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Feb 24th, 2011 at 8:58AM

2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery How do you determine how environmentally friendly an automobile is? Certainly, fuel efficiency will be factored in rather highly, as will all manner of tailpipe emissions. But that's only part of the story. Consider that there are many ways to power a vehicle; gasoline, diesel, electricity or any combinations thereof. Plus, you have to determine what actually goes into producing the vehicle and getting it into the hands of the consumer. As you can see, assigning environmental grades to our current crop of cars and trucks... Read More

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