Chevy Volt Switches to Gas - (Very) Instant Impression
Here's a very quick take on one of the most important aspects of the Volt. What happens when the car taps into the reserve gas tank? Autoline correspondent Craig Cole took it for a long-distance drive and was able to record the transition. The result? Well, you'll just have to see.
Chevy Volt vs. Nissan LEAF
There's a lot of controversy comparing the Nissan LEAF to the Chevy Volt, but it all has to do with whether or not the Volt is truly an electric car, or whether it's a hybrid. But let's set their powertrains aside for the moment. John McElroy just got a chance to test drive both cars, back to back, and here's his impression of what the they're like.
Chevy Volt Test Drive
GM has been hyping the Chevrolet Volt for years and now Autoline has finally had a chance to drive the company's extended-range EV. Is it a game changer like GM says it is or does it fall short of the hype? Click "play" to find out.
Jay Leno Not Crazy About Volt - Autoline Daily 437
With so many auto factories being built in China, overcapacity could become a problem faster than anyone expected. Sales of used vehicles at auction are down for the first half of the year. President Obama test drives the Chevy Volt and comedian Jay Leno had some less than flattering things to say about it. All that and more, plus a look at the greatest gathering of Saab aficionados in the world.
End of the Line for Saab - Autoline Daily 641
Earlier this week GM announced it will be hiring 4,200 workers at its plants in the U.S., and now Bloomberg reports that Chrysler may add 3,000 more jobs, too. And in another indication the American economy is clawing its way back, the big-truck segment had its best sales month of the year in April. The saga at Saab is going from bad to worse. The Swedish automaker thought it had a deal with Chinese car company Hawtai, but the deal collapsed this morning. All that and more, plus John thinks it's time to raise the speed limit in a BIG way.
2011 CHEVROLET VOLT IN DEPTH TOUR REVIEW '11 CHEVY UPDATE
Happy First Day of Summer 2011, finally was able to give you guys what some of you have been waiting for, an in-depth tour of my 2011 Chevy Volt #84. I don't think the video turned out as good as my Jeep video did, but it's better than nothing. Hope you all enjoy the video of my now 6 month old electric car with 1,005 miles on it.
Chevrolet Volt Review - Long Distance Trip
Check out one of the first documented long distance trips in the new Chevrolet Volt. This ten hour trip was from Virginia to Atlanta, Georgia. See how the Volt switches from battery to gas without any notice.
2011 Chevrolet Volt 0-60 MPH
http://MPGomatic.com drops the hammer on a 2011 Chevrolet Volt for a 0-60 MPH acceleration test. Tests were performed in both Normal and Sport modes.
The 2011 Chevy Volt is equipped with a 111 kW electric drive motor that produces 149 horsepower and 273 foot pounds of torque. The Volt weighs in at at a rather hefty 3781 pounds, which significantly impacts performance off-the-line.
Bring on the SS! =)
Chevy Volt Reviews | Real Customer Review of the Chevy Volt
http://www.peltierchevrolettyler.com Recent 2011 Chevy Volt purchaser John Cobb gives his Chevy Volt Review and comments about his new electric car. Besides the fuel economy of the Chevy Volt John enjoys the quietness of the vehicle and the room the Volt offers to carry things like bikes. John is an avid cyclist and inventor so he appreciates the design and technology in the Chevy Volt. His other car happens to be a Porsche 911 that is the complete opposite of his new Chevy Volt.
Cars.com's Chevy Volt at 18,000 Miles
It's now been more than a year and 18,000 miles since we bought our 2011 Chevrolet Volt. After having the car for so long, we'd like to share some of our lasting likes and dislikes about the car to give you an all-encompassing view of our time with the plug-in hybrid. Overall, we're pretty satisfied with the Volt, and despite its quirky cabin configuration and powertrain, this is a real car that can accommodate everyday use, according to Cars.com Executive Editor Joe Wiesenfelder.
Chevy Volt "Funny Video"
The crew at Littleton Chevrolet pull it together again for this informative and comical video on the All New Chevrolet Volt.
Chevy Volt Road Review
In the summer 2011 issue of MyTekLife magazine, we review the 2011 Chevy Volt. MyTekLifeTV host Warren Jones takes us for a drive in Chevy's latest innovation - http://www.myteklife.com
Testing electric cars at Consumer Reports test track
Are electric cars really the vehicles of the future? Consumer Reports tests the Chevrolet Volt and the Nissan Leaf to see if they're ready to go mainstream. Learn more about electric cars and alternative-fuel vehicles on our website: http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/cars/new-cars/resource-center/alternative-fuel-guide/index.htm?EXTKEY=I93YT01&CMP=OTC-YUTBE