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

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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

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

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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.

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Extended Chevrolet Express van converted

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Boa informação sobre a montagem dos IGBTs: Quote: Originally Posted by subcooledheatpump. These are the replacement IGBTs, they are CM300DY-24H. Up next, liquid cooled heatsink/coldplate and 450 volt 6000 microfarad capacitors

Chevrolet electrifies the Spark

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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

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

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

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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.

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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

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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.

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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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Chevrolet adds hydrogen-powered Silverado concept to the mix

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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

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

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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

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel sedan rated at 37 mpg combined

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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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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

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.

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Chevrolet Volt arrives in dealerships

Green Cars News

Anxious to get behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Volt and see if it is worth the hype? Chevrolet dealerships in the vehicle’s initial launch markets are now receiving dedicated Volt demonstration vehicles that will be used exclusively for customer test drives during the next few [.]. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Volt Chevrolet Volt dealers Chevrolet Volt dealerships Chevrolet Volt test drive range extended vehicles

Chevrolet reveals Sonic fuel economy details

Green Cars News

The 2012 version of the Chevrolet Sonic (known in some markets at the Chevrolet Aveo) will boast fuel economy of 40mpg on the highway and 29mpg in the city, resulting in a combined fuel economy total of 33mpg. Chevrolet general motors Green cars Latest news 2012 Chevrolet Sonic Chevrolet Aveo Chevrolet Sonic Chevrolet Sonic fuel economy fuel economy

Chevrolet sets global sales record

Green Cars News

Its new Volt range extended model may be the talk of the automotive world, but Chevrolet has managed to break its global sales record on the strength of the other members of its fleet. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Cruze Chevrolet sales Chevrolet sales recordThe company sold 2.35million vehicles globally during the first six months of 2011 – the best half-year performance in its 100 [.].

Chevrolet starts 2012 Volt orders

Green Cars News

Orders for the 2012 version of the Chevrolet Volt can now be placed in all 50 states. The 2012 version of the range extended vehicle comes with a host of new features including: standard keyless access with passive locking; OnStar Turn by Turn navigation, standard for three years; Chevrolet MyLink including Bluetooth streaming audio; a [.]. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news 2012 Chevrolet Volt Chevrolet Volt Chevrolet Volt orders new Chevrolet Volt

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Chevrolet reveals new Malibu ECO

Green Cars News

In what is its most fuel efficient midsize saloon car to date, Chevrolet has introduced a new Malibu ECO model. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Malibu Chevrolet Malibu ECO new Chevrolet Malibu ECOThe vehicle includes GM’s eAssist light electrification technology that delivers an estimated 26mpg in city driving and 38mpg on the highway. The system is mated to a 2.4litre Ecotec direct injection four cylinder engine and [.].

New Chevrolet Malibu to boast green technology

Green Cars News

General Motors'' brand Chevrolet has revealed the latest version of its popular Malibu model (pictured): with a host green technology. Latest News Green cars Chevrolet General Motors

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

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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,".

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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.

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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

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2019 Chevrolet Volt offers 7.2kW charger, improves convenience

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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

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Chevrolet reveals details of new Spark EV

Green Cars News

The Chevrolet Spark EV (pictured) has been hyped for around 12 months: but now a production version has finally been unveiled to the media ahead of its official release. Latest News Green cars Electric cars Chevrolet

Chevrolet Sonic gets safety boost

Green Cars News

The all-new Chevrolet Sonic (known in some parts of the world as the Chevrolet Aveo) has received a significant safety boost as part of its 2012 redesign. Chevrolet general motors Green cars Latest news airbags Chevrolet Aveo Chevrolet Sonic safety safety featuresThe vehicle features a strong body structure with a single welded unit of full-length, high-strength frame rails and a safety cage; and nearly 60 per cent of the [.].

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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Chevrolet Cruze makes fuel economy improvement

Green Cars News

It is already one of the most popular and fuel efficient vehicles in America, and now the 2012 version of the Chevrolet Cruze will boost its fuel economy even further. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news 2012 Chevrolet Cruze Chevrolet Cruze Chevrolet Cruze Eco new Chevrolet CruzeWith a 1.4litre turbo engine and six-speed automatic transmission, the new vehicle will deliver two mpg better economy at 39mpg on the highway compared to [.].

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

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Chevrolet Volt faces safety investigation

Green Cars News

Just how high is the risk of battery related fire in a Chevrolet Volt that is involved in a serious crash? Chevrolet Electric cars Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Volt Chevrolet Volt fire electric car safety National Highway Traffic Safety Administration NHTSA Volt fire Volt safetyThe US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has decided to open a formal safety defect investigation to address the issue.

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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

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Chevrolet Volt heads to Manchester United

Green Cars News

With evidence that Volt owners may be some of the happiest motorists around (see story), Chevrolet has spread the joy to no less than Sir Alex Ferguson as the season of goodwill approaches. Chevrolet Hybrid cars range-extended volt

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.

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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Chevrolet Volt service programs launched

Green Cars News

With deliveries planned to dealerships in California, Connecticut, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Texas and Washington, DC, Chevrolet has started an in-field quality assessment program on the Volt that will run until the end of June. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news general motors Chevrolet Volt Chevrolet Volt assessment Chevrolet Volt service Chevrolet Volt testing

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.

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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

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Chevrolet tops the sales chart in US

Green Cars News

Well now the company is back with a bang, with its Chevrolet brand topping the sales charts in the USA for 2011. The brand posted its largest year-on-year retail sales increase in the last 35 years thanks in part to the success of the Chevrolet [.]. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Cruze Chevrolet Sonic Chevrolet. Chevrolet sales general motors GM US car salesRemember when General Motors was on the brink of bankruptcy?

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

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Chevrolet unveils EN-V 2.0 Concept

Green Cars News

Another day, another fantastic new concept makes its debut at Auto China 2012 – with Chevrolet the latest big name auto brand to take centre stage. It highlighted its vision of the Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 Chevrolet GM Green cars Latest news Auto China 2012 Chevrolet EN-V electric cars green carsConcept (pictured) at the event – an evolved design from the mobility concept first revealed at the World Expo 2010 [.].

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Chevrolet to add new Impala CNG dual fuel model

Green Cars News

Chevrolet is to become the first carmaker in North America to offer a full size saloon car which market-ready to run on both compressed natural gas and petrol. Chevrolet

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

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