How GM Will Use Fear To Sell You A Chevy Volt

General Motors has asked for a U.S. trademark on the phrase "range anxiety," for the purpose of "promoting public awareness of electric vehicle capabilities." Get ready for GM to question whether you can trust your family in an all-electric car. » 8/31/10 10:30am 8/31/10 10:30am

REPORT: Chevy Volt Priced At $40,000

General Motors makes pricing official today at noon, but Bloomberg's reporting GM's "Jesus Car," the Chevy Volt, will be priced around $40,000. Must be true — it's the same price Bob Lutz told Letterman last year. Moving on... [Bloomberg] » 7/27/10 8:45am 7/27/10 8:45am

Pres. Obama Gets Into The Best Car Government Money Can Buy

U.S. President Barack Obama gets out of a Chevrolet Volt following a groundbreaking ceremony in Holland, Michigan today. He reportedly asked "When can Americans buy one?" We already did, Mr. President. We already did. » 7/15/10 6:20pm 7/15/10 6:20pm

Will The Chevrolet Volt Be Available Nationwide In 2011?

According to conflicting reports from GM officials, the Chevrolet Volt may not be available for purchase nationwide by the end of next year as originally promised. Backpedal much? [GM-Volt.com] » 6/21/10 9:00am 6/21/10 9:00am

OnStar, Google To Make "Jesus Car" More Divine

OnStar announced today they're officially working with Google to deepen OnStar's mobile app development and expand the reach of OnStar's "eNav service." Basically, it'll attempt to make the Chevy Volt even more "Jesus Car"-like than before. » 5/18/10 7:00am 5/18/10 7:00am

Flog a Volt at Milford, See If It's As Beige As We Think It Is

Does the Chevy Volt have a chance to make the Prius its beige bitch? Enter Wired.com's Volt Challenge and you could win a chance to flog one at Milford. [Wired] » 5/05/10 3:30pm 5/05/10 3:30pm

Opel Ampera: Volt No Longer Robin, Now Nightwing

The Opel Ampera's basically a Chevy Volt wearing a domino mask, and after seeing this first production-version image we realized the superhero it's playing is Nightwing, a grown up Dick Grayson to the Volt's boy-wonder Robin. Comic book likeness below. » 2/25/10 1:30pm 2/25/10 1:30pm

Chevy Pickup Trucks Get More Internets Than Chevy Volt

Earlier this month GM announced "Chevrolet Wi-Fi" by Autonet Mobile as an option on seven Chevy vehicles including the Silverado pickup. Weirdly, despite the Chevy Volt being, like, the most technologically-advanced vehicle ever built, it won't get the option. » 12/24/09 8:30am 12/24/09 8:30am

Chevy Volt Dance: Worst. Automotive Marketing. Ever.

Ok GM, we need to talk. Your new cars are good, you've got interesting tech features and your quality's competitive. Crap like this Chevy Volt dance undermines all your efforts. We're not laughing with you, we're laughing at you. » 12/14/09 3:20pm 12/14/09 3:20pm

Chevy Volt: There's An App For That

From our first test unit test drive, we knew the Chevy Volt would be a seriously technologically advanced electric car when it debuts next year. Now GM's saying they've built Blackberry and iPhone apps to control some vehicle functions. » 12/10/09 10:00am 12/10/09 10:00am

The Chevy Volt Song: No, We're Not Kidding

We will see even more hype surrounding the Chevy Volt as we approach 2010's unveil. Introducing the Chevy Volt song, debuting during the LA Auto Show's first public day. This isn't a joke. Yup, it's gonna be a long year. » 12/07/09 9:00am 12/07/09 9:00am

Chevy Family Photo Op: Mass-Marketing MPG And MPG For The Masses,…

GM just dumped an unnecessary presser letting everyone know the officially-official US-spec Chevy Cruze debuts at the LA Auto Show along with its 40MPG 1.4-liter turbocharged, direct-injection inline-four. They also mentioned the still-over-a-year-away Chevy Volt for the 25,761st time. » 11/17/09 2:00pm 11/17/09 2:00pm

REPORT: GM To Build Cadillac Converj Electric Car

The Detroit News has learned the Cadillac Converj will be going into production right next to its extended-range electric platform mate the Chevy Volt. » 11/09/09 1:55pm 11/09/09 1:55pm

Legion Of Chevy Volt Testers Take Leisurely Drive

A slew of Chevy Volt pre-production engineering units took a test drive near Toledo, Ohio earlier this week. Of course GM PR was also on hand to take a slew of pictures documenting the marketing engineering exercise. Gallery below. » 10/15/09 1:00pm 10/15/09 1:00pm

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

Pre-Production Chevy Volt Plugged In, Testing In Real World

The first pre-production Chevy Volt "Integration Vehicle" was completed this week ahead of schedule. Looks like GM's putative four-wheeled electrified savior is getting closer to reality. » 6/25/09 10:00am 6/25/09 10:00am