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19GM's Larry Nitz provides another Volt update, testing mountain mode

2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery

20Quick Drive: Buick/Saturn Vue plug-in hybrid prototype

Saturn Vue plug-in hybrid prototype - click above for high-res image gallery

8VIDEO: Larry Nitz talks about the plug-in Saturn Vue hybrid

During the recent Plug-in conference in San Jose CA, Matt Kelly of GMNext talked with Larry Nitz about the new PHEV version of the Saturn Vue. The PHEV Vue is still at least a year away and is based on the Two-Mode Vue that comes out late this year. The nickel metal hydride battery is replaced with a lithium ion unit and a plug-in charger is added. According to Nitz, who is the executive director of hybrid powertrain engineering at GM, the PHEV Vue will average about the twice the fuel efficienc

12GM's hybrid powertrain director gives PHEV update

A row of Saturn Vue PHEVs in Milford's building 16 garage

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