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 |  Aug 14 2014, 1:44 PM

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Chevrolet has filed for another electricity-inspired vehicle nameplate, though where it will be used is still a mystery. 

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 |  Jul 17 2014, 7:32 AM

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There’s an unannounced change heading to the 2015 Chevrolet Volt.

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 |  Jul 11 2014, 3:31 PM

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As the Chevrolet Volt nears the end of its current generation, the Automaker has added subtle changes for the 2015 model year.

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 |  Jun 24 2014, 7:02 AM

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If you own a 2012-2013 Chevrolet Volt, you may want to check in at your local dealership.

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 |  Mar 07 2014, 8:31 AM

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The second-generation Chevrolet Volt will debut next year and will be redesigned and developed on a new front-wheel drive platform.

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 |  Jan 31 2014, 11:01 AM

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Another week, another polar vortex descends from the north to pester America. What is this, winter? How come it’s so damn cold outside? But now you can beat the below-zero chills; let us invite you inside to warm the cockles of your heart with the temperate goodness of a helping hand.

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 |  Nov 30 2013, 11:01 AM

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According to a recent report, Chevrolet Volt owners are driving more electric-only miles than owners of the fully-electric Nissan Leaf.

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 |  Nov 25 2013, 11:45 AM

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Cadillac has released specifications for the new ELR revealing that the car will be only slightly faster than the Chevrolet Volt on which it is based. 

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 |  Nov 03 2013, 12:01 PM

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General Motors has sold its 50,000th Chevrolet Volt vehicle, hitting the milestone last month.

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 |  Sep 12 2013, 1:28 PM

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With electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles getting their prices slashed this year, it’s no surprise that residual values are also being cut.

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 |  Aug 08 2013, 7:47 PM

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Though it’s still a few years out, the next-generation Chevrolet Volt could see at least a 20-percent increase in its electric-only range.

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 |  Aug 04 2013, 10:01 AM

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While sales of 1,864 units isn’t anything to boast about, the Nissan Leaf outsold the Chevrolet Volt last month by a margin of 76 units.

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 |  Jun 11 2013, 3:50 PM

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The debate on taxing hybrid owners to help recover lost gas taxes has hit the state of Michigan, home of the U.S. auto industry.

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 |  May 02 2013, 8:01 AM

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There’s a problem with the Chevy Volt says General Motors CEO Dan Akerson; the American automaker is losing money on every one of them. That, however, will change with the second-generation model, he says, as will the price which could drop by as much as $10,000.

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 |  May 01 2013, 8:53 PM

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The Nissan Leaf enjoyed a second month of strong sales while the Chevrolet Volt fell 11 percent in April.

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 |  Apr 04 2013, 11:39 AM

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General Motors announced a $332 million investment into new powertrains today, including an eight-speed transmission slated for some of its vehicles by 2016.

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 |  Jan 15 2013, 12:01 AM

The Cadillac of Chevy Volts has finally ditched the camo and suspense, and made its official debut today at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show.

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 |  Dec 31 2012, 9:01 AM

Thanks to additional costs for services and repairs, some Chevy dealers are choosing not to carry the Volt.

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 |  Dec 05 2012, 5:23 PM

Collectively, Chevrolet claims that owners of Volt range-extended EVs have driven over 100 million miles on nothing but all-electric power. 

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 |  Nov 29 2012, 11:10 AM

For the second consecutive year, the Chevrolet Volt takes the top spot on Consumer Reports annual owner satisfaction survey. 

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 |  Nov 15 2012, 12:55 PM

General Motors is focusing on plug-in technology for the next five years, aiming to have 500,000 vehicles on the road with some form of electrification by 2017.

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 |  Oct 05 2012, 2:02 PM

OnStar is testing a new app that will tell Chevrolet Volt owners the energy cost associated with charging their car. 

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 |  Sep 15 2012, 9:01 AM

The Chevrolet Volt is about to get a boost in its sales figures, as the United States Department of Defense is planning to purchase 1,500 electric vehicles, including plenty of Volts.

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 |  Sep 11 2012, 8:01 AM

In a recent report detailing the failings of General Motors, it was reported that the automaker was allegedly losing $49,000 on every Chevrolet Volt sold. GM has now issued a statement refuting those claims.

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