Future Chevrolet Bolt EV sibling could be called EUV

Green Car Reports

GM Chevrolet BoltLast month, when General Motors announced a $300 million investment in the factory that builds the Chevy Bolt EV, it also left a mystery about what else it might build at the plant. Now a new trademark filing, first revealed by GM Authority gives a hint. General Motors said it would use the factory investment to build a new electric car to sell.

2019 71

2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV shows strong in IIHS crash tests

Green Car Reports

With the new results announced Thursday for one new IIHS crash test for the Chevrolet Bolt EV, all the evidence and test results are finally in for this compact electric car.

2019 62

2020 Chevrolet Silverado diesel tops pickup truck mpg race

Green Car Reports

General Motors announced new EPA fuel economy ratings Thursday for its 2020 Chevrolet Silverado light-duty pickup powered by its new 3.0-liter inline-6 turbodiesel. Fuel economy matters in pickups.

2020 Chevrolet Silverado diesel tops pickup truck mpg race

Green Car Reports

And General Motors just announced record-setting new EPA fuel economy ratings for its new 2020 Chevrolet Silverado light-duty pickup powered by its new 3.0-liter inline-6 turbodiesel. Fuel economy in pickups matters.

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV gets 259 miles of range, nudges past Kona Electric

Green Car Reports

For 2020, Chevrolet boosted the range of the Bolt EV to 259 miles—from 238 miles in 2019 and earlier models. According to the company, small tweaks in the chemistry of its battery cells accommodated the new range, though it says the capacity remains the same at 60 kilowatt-hours.

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Chevrolet Bolt EV: Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2017

Green Car Reports

Videos Chevy plug-in cars Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy Chevrolet BoltEach year, Green Car Reports chooses a new car, or a family of cars, as the best green car introduced in that model year.

2016 114

Slow-selling Chevrolet Equinox diesel won't return for 2020

Green Car Reports

Chevrolet spokesman Kevin Kelly confirmed to Green Car Reports that the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox will not be available with a 1.6-liter turbodiesel. "We We did discontinue the diesel engine option in the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox due to low demand," he said in a After two years, Chevy's experiment with a diesel-powered compact crossover is done.

2019 51

2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Production Version To Appear At CES

Green Car Reports

Back in January at the Detroit Auto Show, General Motors unveiled the Chevrolet Bolt EV concept, an audacious and largely unexpected 200-mile electric car. General Motors CES plug-in cars Chevrolet Bolt EVIt quickly followed that up with confirmation of production plans, likely late next year. GM plans to sell the Chevy Bolt EV in all 50 states, at a base price of $37,500--before any Federal.

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2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV preview

Green Car Reports

The 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car is now arriving at Chevy dealers with no major changes—though drivers may find the heated steering wheel now turns itself on and off. Otherwise, the deletion of the map pocket on the back of the passenger seat from the 2LT trim level is the sole other change from the 2017 model year. The Bolt EV still. plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

2018 68

GM Confirms Electric-Car Name Will Be 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Green Car Reports

General Motors confirmed yesterday that its upcoming 200-mile battery-electric car will be named the Chevrolet Bolt EV. Green Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Chevrolet Bolt Chevrolet Bolt EV EV1 Future Cars plug-in cars Well, they did it. That''s Bolt-with-a-B, not Volt-with-a-V. The Volt-with-a-V is Chevy''s now-established plug-in hybrid compact hatchback. DON''T MISS: Why ''Bolt'' Is A Really Terrible Name For Chevy''s Electric Car An all-new.

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2016 Chevrolet Volt Video

Green Car Reports

Eight years ago, at the 2007 Detroit Auto Show, GM unveiled the first concept for what became the Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car. It was a ‘moonshot’ for GM at the time. Now, it''s time for a second-generation Chevy Volt. Can it rekindle the excitement of GM''s tech icon? First things first. The important numbers are: 50, 41

2016 82

Chevrolet electrifies the Spark

Green Cars News

US brand Chevrolet is to debut a electric version of the Spark supermini at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month. Chevrolet Chevrolet Spark electric car EV

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel sedan rated at 37 mpg combined

Green Car Reports

With the elimination of Volkswagen diesel models, the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel is one of the few remaining options for buyers seeking a mainstream-priced diesel car. General Motors Chevy Fuel Economy Chevrolet Cruze DieselThe second-generation Cruze Diesel was confirmed last year, but the initial sedan variant is only just now going on sale. We now know that the 2017 Cruze Diesel sedan will achieve.

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2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV: video review of 238-mile electric car

Green Car Reports

But from the moment you open the door and get behind the wheel, it's clear that this is no ordinary Chevrolet. In fact, it's Chevrolet's first-ever electric car: the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV.

2016 114

Chevrolet adds hydrogen-powered Silverado concept to the mix

Green Car Reports

That's the conclusion that Chevrolet drew when it introduced the fuel-cell powered Colorado ZH2 for military use in 2016. Hydrogen fuel cells may have a place on the battlefield. We even had a chance to ride in it. Now the company is doubling down on the strategy with a full-size fuel-cell pickup, the Silverado ZH2, which appeared on the brand's

Chevrolet electric Camaro concept drag racer: eCOPO with 800V battery pack; electric crate motors

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Fifty years after the original COPO Camaro special order performance models were introduced, Chevrolet’s eCOPO Camaro Concept is demonstrating an electrified vision for drag racing. Chevrolet estimates quarter-mile times in the 9-second range.

2018 120

GM to invest $300M in Orion Township plant for new Chevrolet EV

Green Car Congress

General Motors is in vesting $300 million in its Orion Township, Michigan, assembly plant to produce a new Chevrolet electric vehicle. The new Chevrolet electric vehicle is in addition to the existing Chevrolet Bolt EV and will be designed and engineered off an advanced version of the current Bolt EV architecture. Additional product information and timing for the new Chevrolet EV will be released closer to production.

2019 78

2015 Chevrolet Trax: First Drive

Green Car Reports

The 2015 Chevrolet Trax, which goes on sale next month, is one of those--and it''ll be joined this year by the Honda HR-V and the Mazda CX-3, among others. The U.S. market is about to see a wave of new small utility vehicles, adding new subcompact SUV models below the hugely popular compact crossover utility segment. Today, only the Buick Encore

2015 83

Chevrolet Bolt EV to get electric sibling, with Michigan plant investment

Green Car Reports

General Motors announced on Friday that it will build a second electric car for Chevrolet, alongside the Chevy Bolt EV. The new model is widely expected to be a somewhat larger crossover SUV, though GM would not confirm that at this point. MUST READ: Long-range Cadillac SUV to lead GM's next electric-car push, in 3 years It will share the Bolt's. General Motors Mark Reuss Mary Barra

2019 87

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with new diesel delivers EPA-estimated 33 mpg highway; driver-selectable stop/start

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The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with the available, all-new 3.0L This is the first diesel offered in Chevrolet’s light-duty trucks since 1997, and the brand’s first inline-six configuration for full-size, light-duty trucks.

2019 96

EV tax credit will drop again for Chevrolet Bolt EV September 1

Green Car Reports

General Motors is facing a slightly stronger headwind in its ability to sell electric vehicles—and, perhaps, make money from them.

Chevrolet FNR-X plug-in hybrid crossover concept debuts in Shanghai: live photos

Green Car Reports

After being teased last week, the Chevrolet FNR-X Concept crossover made its debut yesterday at the Shanghai auto show. China Plug-In Hybrids Shanghai Auto Show Chevrolet FNR-X ConceptThe new shape, which sports a plug-in hybrid powertrain, is intended to showcase the design talents of Chevy's Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center in Shanghai It's the second concept to be named FNR—for "Find New Roads,".

2017 65

IIHS names 2017 Chevrolet Volt a Top Safety Pick+

Green Car Reports

In the most recent round of crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the 2017 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid performed quite well.

2016 114

EV tax credit will drop again for Chevrolet Bolt EV October 1

Green Car Reports

In a little more than a month, General Motors will face a slightly stronger headwind in its ability to sell electric vehicles—and, perhaps, make money from them.

Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid: Volt's Sibling Without A Plug May Be First Of Several

Green Car Reports

It''s rare that a carmaker entirely replaces a car after just three model years, but the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu is remarkable in more ways than that. Green Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Chevy Volt Plug-In Hybrids Voltec Chevy will offer a full-hybrid model of the new 2016 Malibu that goes head to head with hybrid mid-size sedans from Toyota, Ford, Honda, Hyundai, and Kia. And GM is using an adaptation of its.

2016 Chevrolet Spark Video Preview

Green Car Reports

The Chevrolet Spark has found its niche as an urban runabout. But since it''s been on sale around the world for a long time, it''s time for a replacement. And this time, for now at least, one key version is going dark. ALSO SEE: Surprise 2016 Honda Civic Concept At NY Auto Show Previews Production Car The new Spark is slightly longer and lower than. Auto Show Videos

2015 78

GM recalls 2013 Chevrolet Volts for battery software (Updated)

Green Car Reports

GM said Friday that it will recall 3,233 2013 model year Chevrolet Volts to remedy a problem with battery cell balancing that could cause the car to shut down in traffic. The recall mirrors two service campaigns for the 2017 and 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EVs for similar behavior. Some 2017 Bolt EVs got new battery packs after some defective cells could

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2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV preview

Green Car Reports

The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV will be the world's first mass-priced electric car with a range of 200 miles or more. That alone makes it a hugely important new market entry. Going on sale in late 2016 or early 2017, just six years after modern electric cars arrived, the Bolt EV represents a second generation of cars running solely on battery energy. Preview plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

2017 63

Chevrolet unveils new Chevrolet-FNR autonomous electric concept vehicle at Shanghai

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Chevrolet unveiled the Chevrolet-FNR autonomous electric concept vehicle at Shanghai GM Gala Night. The Chevrolet-FNR was developed in Shanghai by GM’s Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center (PATAC) joint venture. The Chevrolet-FNR boasts a futuristic capsule design.

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2017 Chevrolet Spark first drive

Green Car Reports

The 2017 Chevrolet Spark is both the smallest and the least expensive car sold by Chevy in North America. The Korean-made hatchback minicar isn't among the brand's top sellers—those would be its full-size pickup trucks and the Equinox compact crossover—but the previous generation found more than 30,000 buyers last year. A new. minicar Chevy Fuel Economy Chevy Spark

2017 60

Chevrolet Bolt Electric Car Concept Video

Green Car Reports

Chevrolet went out on a limb back in 2010 when it introduced the 2011 Chevy Volt extended-range electric vehicle. ALSO SEE: Chevrolet Bolt Concept: 200-Mile, $37,500 Electric Car Concept (Live Video Now it’s taking a much riskier step by showing off the upcoming battery-powered Bolt—a pure electric car with a promised 200-mile range.

2015 86

Mountain hardware: Testing the 2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV on a high-country day trip

Green Car Reports

Even with a number of electric cars like the Chevrolet. Colorado, which is taking steps to adopt California’s EV mandate, has always had a different wildcard factor affecting road trips: altitude. The state has the highest portions of the Interstate highway system, including routes spanning past 11,000 feet and varying several thousand feet. road trips charging Green Life

2019 75

2013 Chevrolet Volt

Green Car Reports

The 2013 Chevrolet Volt is the third model year of Chevy's unique range-extended electric car, and after a challenging start and a lot of bad media, it has emerged as the best-selling plug-in car in the U.S.--selling selling at a faster rate than the Nissan Leaf battery electric hatchback and the new Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid. The four-seat, five-door

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2016 Chevrolet Volt To Add On-Demand Regenerative Braking

Green Car Reports

With little morethan three weeks to go until the 2016 Chevrolet Volt is revealed, its maker is dribbling out more tantalizing details on the all-new car. DON''T MISS: UPDATED: 2016 Chevrolet

2014 112

2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV: minimal changes, same range and price

Green Car Reports

With sales of the Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car rising every month, shoppers are inevitably curious about any changes to the Bolt for the 2018 model year, its second. Now the information is out, and buyers will find the 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV is virtually the same car as the 2017 model—with two exceptions. Chevy has changed the heated. plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

2017 73

2019 Chevrolet Volt offers 7.2kW charger, improves convenience

Green Car Congress

kW charging system on the 2019 Chevrolet Volt cuts recharging times nearly in half by adding about twice the all-electric driving range per hour of charge. —Jesse Ortega, chief engineer, Chevrolet Electric Vehicles. The 2019 Chevrolet Volt goes on sale this fall. A new 7.2

2018 78

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel first drive

Green Car Reports

When the first Chevrolet Cruze Diesel was launched back in 2014, it made a lot of sense. Diesel was in vogue. German manufacturers were pushing diesel power in a huge way, with Volkswagen's "Clean Diesel" leading the charge. Oh, how things have changed. DON'T MISS: Volkswagen diesel scandal - all our stories Diesel for passenger cars today is, for. Fuel Economy

2017 65

Chevrolet reveals 119mpge fuel economy rating for Spark

Green Cars News

Chevrolet may just have “sparked” interest in its latest electric vehicle: by revealing a combined fuel economy rating of 119mpge. Chevrolet Electric cars Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Spark Chevrolet Spark EV electric cars green cars

Chevrolet unveils the Bolt EV

Green Car Congress

Chevrolet unveils the Bolt EV. As promised, GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra unveiled the production 2017 Bolt battery-electric vehicle at CES 2016. The Bolt EV, which will go into production by the end of 2016, will offer more than 200 miles of range on a full charge.

2016 78

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV now available across US

Green Car Congress

Chevrolet announced today that the Bolt EV is now available by order or in stock at certified dealerships across the US. Through 30 August 2017, Chevrolet sold 11,670 Bolt EVs this year and 12,249 since the start of sales in December 2016.

2017 85

2nd-life Chevrolet Volt batteries help power new IT building

Green Car Congress

GM is using five used battery packs from Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric cars to help power the new General Motors Enterprise Data Center at the Milford Proving Ground.

2015 135

Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 Fuel Cell Vehicle debuts at AUSA meeting

Green Car Congress

The Chevrolet Colorado ZH2, the extreme off-road-capable fuel-cell-powered electric vehicle from General Motors, made its debut at the fall meeting of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA).

Chevrolet Volts joins Enterprise rental fleet

Green Cars News

Enterprise Rent-a-Car is to become one of the first UK rental companies to offer the range-extended electric Chevrolet Volt on its rental fleet. Hybrid cars Chevrolet