Chevy Volt Charging Strategy Redux

Edmunds Inside Line » 9/26/08 4:00pm 9/26/08 4:00pm stirred up kind of a hornets nest yesterday when they reported the won't use the engine to recharge the battery, spurring a similar . Both of us were told by GM PR we were correct in making that assertion. Turns out the PR team was having the same problems both us and were having in understanding…

Chevy Volt: Taste The Rainbow

An aspiring designer at GMInsideNews » 9/15/08 12:20pm 9/15/08 12:20pm has taken it upon himself to restyle the , responding to criticism that the plug-in corporate savior is a bit on the bland side. Aside from applying a selection of questionable hues to the Volt, he sketched in "lightning bolt zigzag style headlights" in an effort to give the design…

Edmunds Thinks Chevy Volt Design Is "Huge Disappointment," "Completely…

The Line » 9/15/08 11:20am 9/15/08 11:20am on the at has cobbled together a series of quotes allowing them to say what they think without actually saying what they think: The is ugly. Quoting Jane Nakagawa of their own , they bust on the Volt pretty hard, calling it "a huge disappointment" and "completely unacceptable." Harsh. If the with their…

Chevy Volt To Get Occasional Power From Cruze's 1.4-Liter Inline…

We all know the story on the 2011 Chevy Volt by now — inline hybrid, electric motors, giant T-shaped lithium ion battery, 40 mile all-EV range, late 2010 debut date and "on-board range extender." Well, we didn't know so much about that last one until now. GM is confirming the same 1.4-liter in-line four-cylinder set for… » 7/30/08 10:00am 7/30/08 10:00am