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    GM to double Volt production to 120,000 units in 2012?

    Was General Motors caught by surprise with the success of the Chevrolet Volt? According to two people "familiar with the matter" who spoke to Bloomberg, the number of Volts that GM wants to build in 2012 is now, wait for it... 120,000 units. Just six weeks ago, the number we heard for 2012 ...

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    GM will increase Volt production by 50% - to 45,000 units - in 2012

    President Obama toured the General Motors' Detroit-Hamtramck facility where the automaker will build (can we say "is building" yet?) the Chevrolet Volt today, and as any good PR person will surely agree, you can't let an opportunity like that go by without making an announcement of some sort. ...

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

    2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery
    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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    2011 Chevy Volt appears in order schedule, Job 1 set for November 1

    2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery
    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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    REPORT: Initial Chevy Volt launch will be in select U.S. markets only

    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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    Detroit 2009: GM will build Volt battery packs with LG Chem in Michigan

    One of the big remaining technical questions for General Motors' Chevrolet Volt has been who the automaker will tap to supply the batteries. LG Chem and A123 Systems are the two companies that have been supplying prototype battery packs for Volt development program. It has long been rumored that ...

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    GM delays Volt engine plant, car still on track

    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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    Lutz Update: Volt moves from Malibu to Cruze mules

    Things are moving along quite nicely with the development of the Chevy Volt. According to Bob Lutz, test mules of the extended-range electric vehicle are now being built atop the soon-to-be-released Chevy Cruze. This is a logical progression since the production Volt will share its Delta ...

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    Chevy Volt program is not being delayed ... yet!

    You can never be certain about the information you get from fourth-hand, unconfirmed sources. General Motors will be releasing its third quarter financial results this morning, and it will be ugly for sure. Rick Wagoner will also be announcing more cuts that will likely include layoffs among ...

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    With crisis looming, GM may unveil Volt for 100th anniversary

    Sales of General Motors' one time cash cow, full-size trucks, are declining faster than the value of the US dollar, but with a birthday coming, GM still wants something to celebrate. This September, the world's largest automaker will be celebrating its centennial under a financial pall unlike any ...


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