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    Video: Translogic tests Chevy Volt, reveals Mountain Mode and 0-60 time

    Translogic Episode 5.4 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Our brothers from another mother over at Translogic just released their latest episode yesterday, episode 5.4 for whoever's counting. Host Bradley Hasemeyer spent a day with General Motors at the automaker's Milford Proving ...

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    2011 Chevrolet Volt has knock sensor, can run on regular gas

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    When General Motors announced pricing for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt last week, one new technical detail grabbed some attention. Vehicle line director Tony Posawatz was apparently the first exec to mention to the press that the ...

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    Report: Chevrolet dealer ready to charge $20,000 over MSRP for Volt... will more follow?

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    Researchers from Edmunds decided to drop their local Chevrolet dealer a line to inquire about staking a claim for one of the first available Volts, and the response was shocking at best and galling at worst. Here's the email, sans ...

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    2011 Chevrolet Volt requires... premium gas?

    As we're sure you've noticed by now, General Motors has been making lots of waves over the past few days with the pricing announcement (finally!) of its 2011 Chevrolet Volt. And, as you're surely aware, GM's plug-in hybrid is capable of traveling at least 40 miles per charge without using a ...

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    Poll: Chevrolet Volt takes on Nissan Leaf

    Proving once again the old adage that there's more than one way to skin a cat battery, Chevrolet and Nissan have each designed new eco-friendly vehicles that are set to go head-to-head for sales supremacy starting at the end of this year. Though both automakers arrive at the same basic ...

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    Jay Leno a Chevy Volt intender? Umm... not so much

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    As America's most recognizable celebrity car guy, you might expect that Jay Leno is anxious to put what might be America's most recognizable and highly anticipated game-changing new car in decades in his Big Dog Garage. ...

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    BREAKING: 10,000 Chevrolet Volts in 2011, 30,000 in 2012

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    During a live video webchat this afternoon, Tony DiSalle, marketing director for the Chevrolet Volt, announced the production volumes for the first two years. General Motors plans to build 10,000 Volts by the end of the 2011 ...

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    Chevrolet Volt to be powered by engine at high speeds? Seems unlikely.

    Opel Ampera – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Whoa. Color us shocked and awed if this rumor from The Telegraph is accurate. According to the UK paper, General Motors is set to make some drastic changes to the Chevrolet Volt's European Opel Ampera twin. Specifically, the report ...

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    OnStar taps Google Maps for Chevy Volt navigation

    Back in January, General Motors announced that OnStar would release a smartphone app to be used in conjunction with the 2011 Chevrolet Volt. The app allows owners to keep track of charge status, remotely lock and unlock the vehicle, along with providing diagnostic reports and a host of other ...

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    Google may be GM's mystery technology partner

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    The interwebs are rife with rumor that the mysterious General Motors technology partner is none other than Google itself. Motor Trend is reporting that GM is currently courting the search guru in order to use the Big G's Android ...

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    Carlos Ghosn on the Leaf and EVs: "There is no competition."

    Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn with Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Will Nissan's upcoming Leaf electric car compete directly with the 2011 Chevrolet Volt? Well, that depends on who you ask. Apparently, Nissan head Carlos Ghosn doesn't believe the two eco-friendly automobiles will ...

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    2011 Chevy Volt appears in order schedule, Job 1 set for November 1

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    Up until now, General Motors has remained deliberately vague in public about the scheduled Job 1 date for Chevrolet Volt production. Given the complexity and new technology involved in the program, the automaker's reluctance is ...

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    Video: GM shows us how the 2011 Chevrolet Volt works

    How the Chevy Volt works – Click above to watch the video after the break
    Modern cars and trucks are nothing if not complicated pieces of machinery, and that's doubly true of hybrid vehicles. You can bet that the 2011 Chevrolet Volt will set a new standard in high-tech gadgetry and ...

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    Report: Marketing manager responsible for Chevy Volt Dance reassigned

    Chevrolet Volt Dance – Click above to watch the video after the break
    Recall that Susan Docherty, the recently appointed VP of marketing, responded shortly after seeing the so-called Chevy Volt Dance for the first time, "Our Chevrolet Volt advertising, marketing and go to market strategy ...

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    Video: Chevrolet Volt baked at over 200 degrees in durability test

    2011 Chevy Volt solar heat test – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Having just returned from the frigid Motor City for our ongoing coverage of the 2010 Detroit Auto Show, the idea of hot-weather testing the 2011 Chevrolet Volt seems like an oddly foreign concept. But there are ...

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    Report: GM's Lauckner says Volt could cost under $40,000

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    We seem to know nearly everything there is to know about the 2011 Chevrolet Volt. Well, everything but one of the most important pieces of its environmentally friendly puzzle, that is: How much will it cost? Predictions vary ...

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    GM and OnStar launch sophisticated mobile app for Volt [w/videos]

    Chevrolet Volt Mobile Smartphone App – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When the Chevy Volt goes on sale late this year, General Motors intends to leverage its popular OnStar technology to help drivers maximize their electric driving time and minimize their use of liquid fuel. To do ...

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    VIDEO: Jay Leno parks a Chevy Volt in his Big Dog Garage

    Jay Leno drives the 2011 Chevy Volt - Click above to watch the video after the break
    Jay Leno – in his traditional jeans and jean shirt, of course – had the opportunity to park a preproduction Chevy Volt in his Big Dog Garage, and he's kindly shared the experience with his fans. Right ...

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    VIDEO: Chevy Volt squeals tires around the track

    Chevy Volt track testing - Click above to watch the video after the break
    Fuel efficient cars are slow, right? Just ask Jeremy Clarkson, who famously pitted a Toyota Prius against a BMW M3 around a test track to prove that the hybrid isn't very efficient when pushed to its limit. While it's true ...

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    VIDEO: GM commissions Chevrolet Volt dance to go with song. Yes, really.

    Chevrolet Volt Dance - Click above to watch the video after the break
    "E for electricity, V for Chevy Volt and me..." Catchy little diddly, sure. But we were mostly willing to let the Chevrolet Volt song make the deep, dark trek into obscurity with nary another mention. That is, until today. What ...


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