Chevy Corvette Convertible, Porsche Boxster, Lexus LS Top 2013 Total Quality Vehicles

Strategic Vision has announced the winners of its 2013 Total Quality Index (TQI), with American automakers reinstating their position in some very competitive segments.

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Chevrolet Volt Sales Drop in April, Leaf Sales Strong

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

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Obama Calls for 75 Percent Boost in EV Research

President Barack Obama called for a 75 percent boost to the U.S. Department of Energy’s research budget today.

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Chevy Volt, Cadillac ELR May Get 3-Cylinder Engine

As automakers continue to strive towards improving fuel economy across its lineup, General Motors is considering a smaller, lighter-weight three-cylinder engine for its Chevrolet Volt and Cadillac ELR models.

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Chevy Volt Tops Prius Plug-in, Nissan Leaf in Green Car Sales Race

Despite a rocky start, sales of the Chevrolet Volt rose to 30,090 units in 2012, making it the top selling plug-in vehicle on the market.

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Fisker Automotive: The Rise and Decline of an American Electric Car Maker

It’s no secret Fisker Automotive is in trouble. The maker of premium electric cars is clinging to life by its fingernails. One more setback could send them plummeting into the fiery abyss of financial ruin. Still, even if they roll snake eyes the firm’s founder has more than a few thoughts on what future transportation will be like.

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Electric Vehicles Run Out of Juice

Arguably electric cars are the future of the automotive industry. They promise smooth, quiet, pollution-free driving, but are they ready for primetime? If recent news is any indicator, the answer is a resounding “NO!”

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Volt to Be 'Thousands' Cheaper Says GM Boss

General Motors North America president Mark Reuss isn’t ready to give up on electric cars. In fact, he’s adamant about their progress.

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GAC Group Leading Chinese Charge at Detroit Auto Show

The Chinese are running at redline to develop, improve and promote their domestic automotive industry. Brands like FAW, Chang’an Motors and SAIC may be totally obscure to the typical American car buyer, but they may become household names in just a few years. One company that’s pushing hard is the GAC group.

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2014 Cadillac ELR Officially Unveiled at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

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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Chevy Volt Scaring Off Dealers With Added Costs

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

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Consumers More Interested in Plug-in Hybrids Than Electric Vehicles: Study

According to a recent study conducted by the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, consumers are more interested in purchasing hybrid-electric vehicles than electric-only vehicles.

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Chevrolet Volt One Month Return Policy in Europe

Inflatable Gorillas and free hot dogs aren’t enough of a gimmick to get Europeans in to buy cars, but a 30-day return policy might be.

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Chevy Volt Owners Have Driven 100 Million All-Electric Miles

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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Chevrolet Volt Sales Dip in November

Chevrolet’s answer to the electric car problem, the Volt, faltered in sales last month, dropping to roughly half the volume seen in September and October. 

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