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

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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 Volts joins Enterprise rental fleet

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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

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

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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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2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV preview

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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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2016 Chevrolet Volt: Gas Mileage Review

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Last month, we were able to spend four weekend days with a 2016 Chevrolet Volt, to get a. By now, it's hardly a secret that we're big fans of the redesigned second-generation Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid. We gave it our Best Car To Buy 2016 award, and we've written that it's better in pretty much every way than the innovative first-generation Volt. Plug-In Hybrids Chevy Volt plug-in cars Range-Extended Electric Vehicle GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy

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Chevrolet reveals Sonic fuel economy details

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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

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New Chevrolet Malibu to boast green technology

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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

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Chevrolet Colorado ZH2: first ride in hydrogen fuel-cell Army truck

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Currently undergoing testing at Fort Carson in Colorado, the Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle illustrates the unlikely intersection between eco-friendly powertrains and the demanding needs of a vehicle that may be deployed to a war zone. Olive drab isn't the only green thing in the U.S.

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Chevrolet Sonic gets safety boost

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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 [.].

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Chevrolet Volt faces safety investigation

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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.

Chevrolet Corvette takes lead with lighter manufacturing

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Take one look at the Chevrolet Corvette (pictured) and you''ll probably think of power and performance before green technologies: however, this stunning sports car is being built very much with the environment in mind. Latest News Green cars Chevrolet General Motors

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Chevrolet reveals Volt production plans

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It is one of the most talked about vehicles in generations – but just how quickly will the Chevrolet Volt reach the average consumer? According to new information from the company, Chevrolet plans to produce 10,000 Volt extended range electric vehicles by the end of 2011 with an additional 30,000 Volts to be produced during 2012.

Chevrolet to Cruze into Vietnam

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This time, GM Daewoo Auto & Technology, as well as Vietnam Daewoo Motor Company have launched the Chevrolet Cruze in Vietnam – a global model that will be based on the Lacetti Premiere which [.]. Tags: Chevrolet Green cars Latest news general motors Chevrolet Captiva Chevrolet Cruze Chevrolet Spark Chevrolet Vivant GM GM Daewoo GM Daewoo Gentra GM Daewoo Lacetti Vietnam Vietnam Daewoo Motor Company

Next generation Chevrolet Volt will deliver better EV range

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It won’t be coming to the UK, but when the next generation Chevrolet Volt appears at the Detroit Auto Show in January, it will show-off a new version of its range-extended propulsion system. Chevrolet GM Editor Pick

New Delhi debut for Chevrolet Sail

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General Motors used the event to unveil the first two products from its joint Indian venture with SAIC – a Chevrolet Sail premium hatchback and a Chevrolet MPV Concept. The Chevrolet Sail hatchback [.]. Chevrolet general motors Green cars Latest news Auto Expo Chevrolet MPV Chevrolet Sail india New DelhiThe North American International Auto Show may be ongoing, but the 11th Auto Expo inNew Delhi is not to be forgotten either.

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Chevrolet Volt makes a stunning impression

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As Chevrolet’s range-extended model Volt starts making its first deliveries to UK customers, the US carmaker embarks on a colourful promotional campaign in the hope of drawing more buyers for the new model. Chevrolet Chevrolet Volt range-extendedRenowned car artist Ian Cook has created a beautiful impression of the Volt using paint that reacts to ultra-violet light, making it [.].

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Chevrolet unveils all-new Impala

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It was the best-selling full-size saloon car in the USA during 2011 with sales in excess of 171,000 units: and now Chevrolet has revealed a brand new version of its Impala (pictured) model. Chevrolet Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Impala green cars New York International Auto ShowThe vehicle, which goes on sale in early 2013, is the model’s 10th generation and will come with three direct-injected petrol engines: [.].

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV: Production Car Spied Before 2016 CES Reveal

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These are the first photos of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt electric car. The long-awaited, pure electric descendant of GM's EV1--and a cousin of the new Chevrolet Volt, or at least a close-sounding relative--the Bolt will go into production next year with an anticipated all-electric driving range of 200 miles.

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2016 Chevrolet Volt Video

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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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2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV first drive: 240 miles in an electric car

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We drove a 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car 240 miles on a single charge last week. And that was the lowest range achieved among four journalists driving four Bolt EVs along the California coast. One driver covered essentially the same trip with fully 32 miles remaining, according to the car’s display. DON'T MISS: 2017 Chevy Bolt EV. Efficiency plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Range Test

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GM to debut new Chevrolet Spark

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The 2013 Chevrolet Spark will take centre stage at the Los Angeles International Auto Show. Chevrolet general motors Green cars Latest news Chevrolet Spark GM Los Angeles International Auto Show new Chevrolet SparkThe original version of the Spark is already on sale in Europe, Asia,Mexico, South America and Africa, but is now making its debut in the United States and Canada where it will be powered by a 1.2litre dual-overhead cam four [.].

Chevrolet’s electric car battery becomes wildlife home

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Chevrolet has found an innovative and considerate way to recycle part of the battery packs it uses in the Volt model; convert them into wildlife habitats. Chevrolet Chevrolet Volt milesBattery covers from the range-extended model, newly launched in the UK, get converted into duck nesting boxes and bat houses to help wildlife projects. More than 150 of them [.].

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV: Production Electric Car Unveiled At CES

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Chevrolet unveiled the Bolt electric vehicle as a concept car at last year's Detroit Auto Show and today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas it showed the production version. Most notably, the car, officially called the Bolt EV, promises more than 200 miles of range on a full charge and a price that should come in below $30,000. Green

Chevrolet offers Spark EV from just $199 a month

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Chevrolet is making its Spark EV available for as little as $199 per month, on a 36 month contract, when it launches this summer. Sadly the Chevrolet Spark EV is not available in the UK, and the US carmaker has not announced any plans to bring [.]. Chevrolet

Chevrolet offers sneak peak of Spark EV Tech

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General Motors'' brand Chevrolet has decided to whet our appetite with a sneak peak of its exciting Spark EV Tech Performance concept. Latest News Green cars Electric cars Chevrolet General Motors

New Chevrolet Bi-Fuel Impala runs on food scraps and waste

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But now for Chevrolet Impala CNG that dream is a reality. Chevrolet’s new bi-fuel model which can run on compressed [.]. Chevrolet

Chevrolet CrossVolt Trademark Renewed: AWD Electric Car In Chevy's Future?

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But is Chevrolet developing an all-wheel-drive version of the new 2016 Chevy Volt range-extended electric car it''ll introduce next month? All-wheel drive is an increasingly popular option among buyers in virtually all segments of the automotive market, partly driven by surging sales of small crossover utility vehicles. DON''T MISS: UPDATED: 2016

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2015 Chevrolet Trax: First Drive

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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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IIHS names 2017 Chevrolet Volt a Top Safety Pick+

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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.

Chevrolet Bolt Electric Car Concept Video

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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.

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Starts At $28,645

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The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid will start at $28,645 when it goes on sale this spring. That price--which includes an $875 destination charge--is for the LT model, the sole trim level offered with the hybrid powertrain. It means the hybrid will actually start slightly lower than the gasoline-only Malibu LT, which is priced from $29,495. DON'T. General Motors

2016 Chevrolet Spark Video Preview

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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 Volt continues to be top seller for plug-in vehicles

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The Chevrolet Volt (pictured) is once again the top selling plug-in vehicle in the USA, according to official statistics for October. When it comes to plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles, there is one clear frontrunner when it comes to early sales.

2017 Chevrolet Volt Details Emerge: More Features, Same Price

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The redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Volt is now in showrooms, but only in certain regions. Chevy is limiting second-generation Volt sales to California and other states friendly to plug-in electric cars for the time being, but will roll the car out nationwide early next year. The 2016 Volt will have a shortened model year, making way for the 2017 Volt's. Plug-In Hybrids Chevy plug-in cars

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

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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

Chevrolet Volt becomes marathon runner

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One of the first Chevrolet Volt to reach the UK played a part in running the Brighton Marathon last weekend as an emissions-free support vehicle. ChevroletProvided by local dealer Frosts of Shoreham, the range-extender was considered the ideal vehicle to help keep the seaside city’s third full international marathon on track thanks to its ability [.].

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car to enter production in October

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General Motors has followed an aggressive schedule for the launch of its 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car. After unveiling the production version of the 200-mile electric car at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show back in January, GM said the Bolt EV would begin rolling off assembly lines before the end of the year. The Bolt EV has been in pilot. Manufacturing General Motors Production plug-in cars

GM Will Make Autonomous Versions Of The 2017 Chevrolet Volt

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Beginning in late fall 2016, if you’re lucky enough to visit the Warren Technical Center campus of General Motors [NYSE:GM], in Michigan, you might your shuttle quite intriguing: a 2017 Chevrolet Volt, driving itself. The automaker plans to deploy a fleet of Volt extended range electric cars to drive people autonomously within the campus. Plug-In Hybrids Volt plug-in cars

2016 Chevrolet Volt First Drive: Plug-In Hybrid Home Run

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The all-new 2016 Chevrolet Volt is just about here, and it builds on all of its predecessor's virtues while resolving most of that car's vices. It's got a lot more electric range--53 miles--and at 42 miles per gallon, it's more fuel-efficient on those rare occasions when the range-extending engine comes on. The new Chevy Volt is smoother, faster. Plug-In Hybrids Chevy Volt plug-in cars Range-Extended Electric Vehicle

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