How To Build The First Chevy Volt Battery... Very Quickly

GM's really got to get the Chevy Volt to market fast. So fast, they've had to speed up production of T-cell batteries. A lot. Oh, look, they're also playing Yakkety Sax on the plant floor — you know, for inspiration. » 1/07/10 4:45pm 1/07/10 4:45pm

OnStar Phone App Officially Makes Chevy Volt The "Jesus Car"

The auto industry's first working smartphone application will allow Chevy Volt owners connection and control of vehicle functions. This makes it finally official — if the iPhone's the "Jesus Phone," then the Chevy Volt is the "Jesus Car." » 1/05/10 10:00pm 1/05/10 10:00pm

EPA Backs Away From GM's 230 MPG Chevy Volt Claim

We aren't the only folks thinking GM's 230 MPG EPA Chevy Volt fuel economy rating's rather fantastic. Apparently the EPA thinks so too, issuing a statement saying it "cannot confirm the fuel economy values claimed by GM." [EPA via GreenCarAdvisor] » 8/11/09 7:23pm 8/11/09 7:23pm

GM's Bob Lutz On Volt's $40K Price Tag, Getting "Pissed Off" At Toyota

AdAge reports GM's Bob "Maximum Marketing" Lutz pushed for the Chevy Volt after "...getting so pissed off...reading how the wonderful, far-sighted Toyota is the only one who understands technology." Also, he wanted to sell a $40,000 Chevy Cobalt. [AdAge] » 8/04/09 10:30am 8/04/09 10:30am

Jalopnik, Autoblog, Kicking Tires Live-Chat With GM's Jon Lauckner…

The blogging-about-autos threesome of Jalopnik, Autoblog and Kicking Tires will be hosting a live-chat with GM's VP-o-Global-Program-Management Jon Lauckner at 6:00PM EST. Get those Volt questions ready kiddies! » 3/18/09 3:30pm 3/18/09 3:30pm

2012 Holden Volt: Electricity Goes On Walkabout

GM's brand that goes Outback every night has released details on the 2012 Holden Volt, the right-hand and Aussie-flavored version of GM's bow-tied branded EREV, the Chevy Volt. » 2/26/09 6:01pm 2/26/09 6:01pm

GM Not Canceling Flint Volt Engine Plant, Just Construction Contracts

Construction contracts for GM's new Flint, MI engine plant have been canceled, but GM tells us plans to build the new 1.4-liter four-banger powering the Chevy Volt and Cruze in Flint remain unchanged. » 1/28/09 10:00am 1/28/09 10:00am

ABC News Hikes Skirt Up Even Higher On Chevy Volt Front End, Interior

ABC News lifted the skirt even higher on the new Chevy Volt in a segment this weekend on Good Morning America. It's a scene eerily reminiscent to the Cadillac CTS skirt-lift by "Maximum" Bob Lutz. Given the timing of the Lutz-lift in relationship to the CTS unveil at the Detroit Auto Show, we're assuming what we've… » 8/11/08 7:47am 8/11/08 7:47am

2011 Chevy Volt Battery Hits 40-Mile Range Target While Wearing Skin Of…

UPDATE: The 2011 Chevy Volt's been officially UN-officially revealed! According to the General's vice-main-man and product czar "Maximum" Bob Lutz, the Chevy Volt's litihum-ion battery is no longer the biggest worry for the Volt program. While a decision hasn't yet been made on an official supplier for what they're… » 5/15/08 10:40am 5/15/08 10:40am

2011/2012 Chevy Volt

Yes friends, we were the first to tell you that the Chevy Volt would be wending its way around town underneath the skin of old, dead Malibus back in September. Now we're the first to show you a picture of a Chevy Volt wending its way around town underneath the skin of an old, dead Malibu. Also, we were like, the… » 4/16/08 6:47pm 4/16/08 6:47pm