2018ChevroletVolt

Chevrolet has taken an aggressive tack to move units of its revolutionary Volt, selling a fair number to government agencies, offering really fantastic lease deals and marketing the hell out of the car. After a week of driving (and generally enjoying) the 2013 iteration of the extended-range…


2018 Chevrolet Volt - 4dr Hatchback (LT)
4dr Hatchback (LT)
MSRP:
$33,220
Engine:
I-4
MPG:
N/A
2018 Chevrolet Volt - 4dr Hatchback (Premier)
4dr Hatchback (Premier)
MSRP:
$37,570
Engine:
I-4
MPG:
N/A
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And by 'too much' we mean it needed to be careful at launch.
2016 Chevrolet Volt First Drive
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GM is recalling 64,186 examples of the 2011-2013 Volt because carbon monoxide can build up if the plug-in hybrid sedan is accidentally left idling in an enclosed location. Separately, the company is issuing a stop sale on roughly 2,300 units of the 2015 Chevrolet Trax and 2015 Buick Encore because of possible power steering failure.
Chevy Volt gets customer satisfaction 'recall' for rear hatch issue *UPDATE*

Note The Quote Marks: This Is Not A Recall

Chevy is 'recalling' some Volt PHEVs to offer a free fix for the lift gate struts to stop people from bumping their heads.
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While the investigation of the Fisker Karma that toasted a Texas garage is not over, pundits have begun to weigh in. Automotive News has found a particularly credible one in Jon Bereisa, CEO of Auto Lectrification and the chief engineer of the General Motors EV1 and systems architect for the Chevrolet Volt. And according to Bereisa, the poor packaging of the Karma's internal combustion engine is what likely caused the fire.