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 1 Comment on GM’s Chevrolet Bolt Nightmare
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GM’s Chevrolet Bolt Nightmare

The Chevrolet Bolt was supposed to underscore GM’s electric vehicle prowess. Following on the heels of the plug-in electric hybrid…

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About the 2019 Chevrolet Volt

Chevrolet’s Volt maintains its place in a niche segment. The 2019 Chevrolet Volt operates in a limited, but important segment….

 1 Comment on Crumbling Chevrolet Sonic Sales Leads to Layoffs
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Crumbling Chevrolet Sonic Sales Leads to Layoffs

Small car segment battered by low fuel prices. Arguably, Chevrolet has the strongest line up it has ever presented in…

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5 Models at Death’s Door

Updated to clarify that the sales numbers are “year-to-date.”  Automobile manufacturers work diligently to ensure that every conceived product has…

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Model Updates Stoke Chevrolet Brand

Chevrolet’s US sales are up 4.9 percent through June, keeping pace with the market. Several new and updated products will…

 1 Comment on First Generation Chevrolet Volt Clogs Dealer Lots
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First Generation Chevrolet Volt Clogs Dealer Lots

Here a Volt, there a Volt. Car-buying consumers continue to make the shift to heavier and less fuel-efficient pickup trucks…

 6 Comments on Give Me a Chevrolet “B” as in Bolt
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Give Me a Chevrolet “B” as in Bolt

Naming conventions aside, the Chevrolet Bolt brings a more reasonably priced electric vehicle to the market for the 2017 model…

 2 Comments on Price Cut, More Power for the 2016 Cadillac ELR
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Price Cut, More Power for the 2016 Cadillac ELR

GM is staying with the Cadillac ELR despite a paucity of sales. For 2016, this exquisite coupe will benefit from…

 5 Comments on This Time, GM Aims to Get the Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Right
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This Time, GM Aims to Get the Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Right

GM’s hybrid participation has included plug-in and mild hybrid models. To date, no strong hybrid model has been developed for…

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10 Must See Models at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Just as the Rose Bowl is the Granddaddy of all the bowl games, the North American International Auto Show has…

 3 Comments on The Second Chance Chevrolet Volt
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The Second Chance Chevrolet Volt

Slow selling models rarely are given a second chance. When an automotive manufacturer has a dud on its hands, it…

 3 Comments on IIHS Small Car Ratings: Only the Mini Cooper Countryman Shines
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IIHS Small Car Ratings: Only the Mini Cooper Countryman Shines

IIHS awards the Chevrolet Volt with its Top Safety Pick+ rating. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) regularly conducts…

 2 Comments on GM Provides $449 Million for Next Chevrolet Volt
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GM Provides $449 Million for Next Chevrolet Volt

The second-generation Chevrolet Volt to debut for 2016 model year. Sales of the Chevrolet Volt fell by 1.6 percent in…

 2 Comments on Electric Vehicles: Favorable, But Unaffordable Say Consumers
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Electric Vehicles: Favorable, But Unaffordable Say Consumers

Navigant Research finds cost remains a significant impediment to EV adoption. Consumers may like electric vehicles, but they are not…

 1 Comment on Tesla Model S Tops Owner Satisfaction Survey
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Tesla Model S Tops Owner Satisfaction Survey

Tesla Model S pulls down an important award. The last few weeks have been tough for Tesla Motors as the…

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Cadillac ELR Pricing and Distribution Set

The all-new Cadillac ELR will go on sale in early Jan., a 2014 model based on the Cadillac Converj concept and underpinned…

 2 Comments on Global Debut: BMW i3 EV
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Global Debut: BMW i3 EV

BMW has rethrown its hat into the electric vehicle ring, by introducing to the world its all-new i3 model. On…

 4 Comments on On Sale Now: Chevrolet Volt
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On Sale Now: Chevrolet Volt

Electric vehicles are a tough sale as high prices keep customers away. The Chevrolet Volt is a plug-in hybrid electric…

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Income Tax Breaks and Your Hybrid Car

It happens. You purchase a new car and wonder if there is a tax break or incentive offered. Here on…

 2 Comments on Fuel Efficient Vehicles and Federal Tax Incentives
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Fuel Efficient Vehicles and Federal Tax Incentives

If you are confused by the various federal tax incentives available on fuel efficient vehicles, you are not alone. There…

 4 Comments on Luxury Electric: 2014 Cadillac ELR
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Luxury Electric: 2014 Cadillac ELR

It will have taken nearly five years for the Cadillac Converj go from concept to reality, but the wait may…

 1 Comment on Chevrolet Volt Sales Surge, But Fall Short
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Chevrolet Volt Sales Surge, But Fall Short

Chevrolet Volt sales tripled in 2012, but that increase still fell far short of the 35,000 to 40,000 units GM…

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Cadillac ELR to Make Detroit Debut

Voltec technology comes to Cadillac. The Cadillac ELR, a four-passenger electrified coupe, will make its formal debut at the North…

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GM Invests $35 Million For Cadillac ELR Plant

The Chevrolet Volt will soon be joined by an upscale cousin. The Cadillac ELR, a svelte coupe that is based on the…