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    VIDEO: Chevy Volt squeals tires around the track
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    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.
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    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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    Chevy Volt: The Song
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    Chevy Volt and Me song -- Click above to watch the video
    The Kraft company recently held a competition inviting the public to name its new Vegemite cream cheese spinoff. The name that won, and made it to shelves, was "iSnack 2.0." Really. It took one day of public cacophony to encourage Kraft to ...

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    GM confirms Chevrolet Volt to be introduced in California before nationwide rollout
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    2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If environmentally-friendly transportation is your thing, there's no place like California. Not only is the state home base to Tesla – the first company to genuinely demonstrate that hugging a tree and hugging the road ...

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    "Viridian Joule" picked as winner of Chevy Volt Paint Color Contest
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    2011 Chevrolet Volt in Viridian Joule - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The votes have been cast, the tallies tallied and the winner determined: Viridian Joule will be the official name of the silvery-green hue as seen on a slew of Chevrolet Volt marketing material for what seems like the ...

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    REPORT: Initial Chevy Volt launch will be in select U.S. markets only
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    2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Undoubtedly, the 2011 Volt is one of the most hotly anticipated new model launches in Chevrolet's long and storied history, and it will likely be seen as a halo model of sorts for General Motors as a whole. As we experienced first ...

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    Lutz: High-performance Chevy Volt SS a "possibility"
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    2011 Chevy Volt - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Electric cars are for those who would rather drive slow, boring commuters that don't consume fossil fuels and therefore don't spew pollutants from their tailpipes. Gas-powered cars – and especially those wearing time-honored badges ...

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    Posawatz: Volt range-extended mileage to be "better than any conventional car." But what about hybrids?
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    So, plenty of time has passed since General Motors first made the announcement that its Chevy Volt extended-range electric vehicle would score 230 miles per gallon on the yet-to-be-completed EPA testing procedure for such vehicles. Still, plenty of questions remain, such as How many miles per ...

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    GM's Lauckner wishes for bigger incentives to get drivers out of gas-powered vehicles
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    At this point, it's no secret that the Chevy Volt and other plug-in vehicles are not going to come cheap. About the least pricey full-speed electric vehicle may very well be the Nissan Leaf, which after incentives may be in the $27-28,000 range before the extra cost of leasing the battery. While ...

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    REPORT: Chevy Volt will start at $32,000 after tax credit?
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    While we know a good bit of information about GM's upcoming range-extended electric automobile, one major question lurks high above the rest: how much with the Chevy Volt cost? Well, that's a tough nut to crack. There will be a sticker price plastered on the car's window when it finally goes on ...

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    Chevy Volt and 230 mpg: Negative reactions abound, but not from Bob Lutz
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    GM CEO Fritz Henderson was all smiles when he announced the Chevy Volt's 230 mpg city rating yesterday. But the Internet digested the news in its own way, and there was some understandable confusion and criticism of the very big, very bold mpg claim. While the EPA put a damper on GM's numbers, ...

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    Production Chevy Orlando spotted in promo vid? [w/VIDEO]
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    Click above to watch video after the jump
    We're not entirely certain, but it sure looks like it. General Motors recently released a YouTube vid explaining what makes a Chevrolet a Chevrolet that shows a series a of sweeping shots that catches bowtie specials like the Corvette Grand Sport and the ...

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    EPA backs away from GM claim of 230 mpg for Volt
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    2011 Chevy Volt - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Apparently, we're not the only ones trying to figure out the exact methodology that was used to determine the supposed 230 mile per gallon city rating claimed by General Motors for the upcoming Chevy Volt. In response to a query from the ...

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    Tuning Chevrolet's Volt, GM engineer says: "We've got the feel of a sports car"
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    2011 Chevrolet Volt - Click above for high-res gallery
    We don't have to tell you how important the Chevrolet Volt is to General Motors. Even if the model isn't likely to turn a profit for many years, the plug-in electric car's success or failure is likely to be seen as a crucial indicator of GM's ...

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    GM: Volt to be sportier alternative to Prius and Insight
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    2011 Chevy Volt - Click above for a high res image gallery
    Now that the Chevrolet Volt has progressed to the point where vehicles with near-production bodywork are running around, the time has come for the crew to begin ironing out details like the ride height and spring rates that will directly ...

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    Autoline Daily provides first look at production Chevrolet Volt in black [w/VIDEO]
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    2011 Chevrolet Volt final production design - Click above for image gallery
    By now, we've all seen plenty of images of the production 2011 Chevrolet Volt. Up until this point, though, all of the shots that General Motors have let out have been of the car in a happy shade of silver. Not any more, ...

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    GM plans upgrades to Chevy Volt throughout lifecycle
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2011 Chevy Volt
    One intriguing prospect of GM's upcoming Voltec technology -- the drivetrain used on the 2010 Chevrolet Volt -- is the ability to drastically alter the vehicle's dynamics through a software update. Such improvements will be implemented ...

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    Pics Aplenty: Chevy gets shutter happy with 2011 Volt
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2011 Chevy Volt
    Look! It's a Chevy Volt in someone's driveway. While this scene isn't likely to occur in reality until some time in late 2010, General Motors apparently wants you to start dreaming about it now. We're dreaming about buying the home in ...

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    GM vows to deliver Volt, bailout or no
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    Click above for high-res gallery of the 2011 Chevy Volt
    Will they or won't they build the Chevy Volt? That question has been asked repeatedly and taken on new meaning since General Motors released details of its current financial situation. Another question has popped up as a result: should they? ...

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    GM delays Volt engine plant, car still on track
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    Click above for a gallery of the 2011 Chevy Volt
    General Motors has said that it won't allow ongoing financial hardships to put a damper on the Chevy Volt development program, but a recent announcement that its plant in Flint, Michigan may be delayed could have cause for some worry. The Flint ...

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