Over at the
FastLane blog, Vice Chairman
has posted an update on GM's electric propulsion development efforts. He responds to some of the critics who call the Volt just a big publicity stunt and emphasizes that this is being handled as a real production intent program. GM has established a dedicated battery development team and its size will be increased by thirty percent over the next two years. Denise Gray has been appointed to a new position as director of energy storage systems, and will be overseeing all these efforts.
You can check out the rest of what "Maximum" Bob has to say over at