Chevy Volt: Car of the Future? | Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports auto engineers take a pre-production Chevrolet Volt for a ride at the test track to see how the electric car measures up. Check out our blog: http://blogs.consumerreports.org/cars/2010/06/video-2011-chevrolet-volt-highlights-from-consumer-reports-track.html

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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.





Chevrolet Volt Wins 2011 Motor Trend Car of the Year!
Motor Trend editor-in-chief Angus MacKenzie outlines why the 2011 Chevrolet Volt was named the 2011 Motor Trend Car of the Year. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/oftheyear/car/1101_2011_motor_trend_car_of_the_ye ar_chevrolet_volt/index.html





Volt battery pack, Chevy Volt Lithium Ion batteries, 40 mile range, Generator, Volt electric car
Volt battery pack, Chevy Volt Lithium Ion batteries, 40 mile range, Generator The Chevy Volt Lithium Ion battery pack provides a range of 40 miles after which a gasoline powered generator begins charging the batteries. This video taking exerpts from Chevy videos and Engineering TV interviews provides info on the batteries and videos of the first battery pack rolling off the assembly line and first battery pack installed in a vehicle. For more info: http://EvehicleTechnology.wordpress.com





Chevrolet Volt Drive Simulation
This animation depicts the function of the Chevrolet Volt's Electric Drive in detail for General Motors. VO courtesy of General Motors.




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