The Top Ten Design Elements Of The Chevy Volt

Yesterday's reveal » 9/17/08 12:30pm 9/17/08 12:30pm of the production got us thinking we should take a closer look at the design features, both inside and out, that make GM's plug-in hybrid unique. We've picked out five exterior and an equal number of interior design elements we feel are most important, and taken a little deeper look at each.…

Chevy Volt: Five Key Interior Features

Oh sure, the exterior's hot for a plug-in appliance, but the interior's just as slick. In fact, it's on the inside of the Volt where some of the biggest differences from concept to production were made. We sat down with Volt styling guru Bob Boniface, and let him give us the scoop on all that is interesting on the… » 9/17/08 10:35am 9/17/08 10:35am

Chevy Volt: Five Key Exterior Features

It's been four years since the world's largest automaker (arguably) began work on reviving the electric car and almost two years after the concept was first revealed on the stage of the Detroit Auto Show, and seeing the Volt's shiny exterior up close we can say, yes, it's nothing like the look of the sleek,… » 9/17/08 10:33am 9/17/08 10:33am

GM's Lutz: Chevy Volt Will Use GPS To Determine Distance From Home,…

At GM's "blogger town hall" at the end of yesterday's Chevy Volt » 9/17/08 8:00am 9/17/08 8:00am , the General's Vice Chairman and product czar, , made mention to a Volt feature we hadn't yet heard about, and is even more techie-cool than the iPod-like interface on the center stack. Apparently, the Volt will "know how far you are from home" using what…

Chevy Volt, Live And Unplugged!

The finale of GM's centennial celebration today was the official reveal of the production 2011 Chevrolet Volt » 9/17/08 12:01am 9/17/08 12:01am, the first official plug-in hybrid production vehicle from a major auto manufacturer. Details are slim, but what we know is this — GM calls it an Extended-Range Electric Vehicle (E-REV), it has a top speed…

First Full Picture Of Chevy Volt?

Remember when the first shots of the Chevy Volt » 9/09/08 4:30pm 9/09/08 4:30pm dropped yesterday? It was like a pinup calendar of ; you could barely see the car itself for their chiseled features and toothy grins. Well here’s the Volt de-hunkified, courtesy of . We’re still waiting for Edmunds to call us back, so we don’t know if GM slid them this…

GM Invents Electric Deathmobile In 1973

There's an awful lot of hubbub surrounding the 2010 Chevy Volt, and rightfully so: GM is whipping us over the head with PR talking up a mostly electric car that may actually be useful in the real world. This, of course, doesn't mean they haven't built EV's before. Everyone remembers the GM EV1, an experiment which was… » 6/25/08 1:40pm 6/25/08 1:40pm

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 second … » 4/16/08 6:47pm 4/16/08 6:47pm