Chevrolet Bolt grabs top ‘green car’ rating from Consumer Reports

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Hyundai Motor’s Genesis brand topped the yearly ranking of new vehicles by prominent U.S. publication Consumer Reports, while General Motors’s electric Chevrolet Bolt was named leading pick for compact green car. Millions of potential automobile buyers consult the publication’s rankings, which are based upon road testing, dependability, safety and owner satisfaction ratings. Hyundai has created […]

Tesla Model 3 delays, tax credit concerns spur sales of Chevrolet Bolts

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Some potential purchasers of Tesla’s long-delayed Model 3 sedan are worried that they will miss on big federal tax breaks and are searching for options, including General Motors’s Chevrolet Bolt, as per postings by prospective Tesla buyers on websites and interviews with GM dealers. Recently Tesla informed some holders of Model 3 reservations that they […]

General Motors plans self-driving cars in U.S. cities in 2019

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General Motors set out its vision for self-driving vehicles on Thursday, informing investors it prepared a commercial launch of fleets of completely autonomous robo-taxis in several dense metropolitan environments in 2019, in a challenge to competitors such as Alphabet Inc’s Waymo. Highlighting the possible opportunity ahead, GM President Dan Ammann informed investors the lifetime revenue […]

General Motors plans to build and test thousands of self-driving Bolts in 2018

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General Motors prepares to deploy thousands of self-driving electric vehicles in test fleets in partnership with ride-sharing affiliate Lyft Inc, beginning in 2018, 2 sources knowledgeable about the automaker’s strategies stated this week. It is expected to be the biggest such test of completely autonomous vehicles by any major automaker prior to 2020, when numerous […]

General Motors shall lose $9,000 on each Chevrolet Bolt it sells

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When Chevrolet released the first Volt, for instance, Reuters reported the automaker lost huge amounts on each car it offered. And if a report from Bloomberg is appropriate, the Volt’s brand-new zero-emissions stablemate, the Chevrolet Bolt EV, is experiencing a similar issue. Pointing out confidential sources knowledgeable about the matter, Bloomberg is declaring Chevy might […]

Chevrolet Bolt becomes the Green Car of the Year

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The Chevrolet Bolt, globally the first long-range, mainstream-priced battery-electric car, has been named Green Car of the Year during an event at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Organizers of this recognition called the Bolt a “game-changer,” suggesting that its launch will change the general public’s understanding of green powertrain innovation from an eccentric niche to […]

Opel to Reveal All-Electric Ampera-e at 2016 Paris Motor Show

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Opel is guaranteeing an innovative new electrical automobile with its Ampera-e, set to premiere worldwide at the Paris Motor Show which will occur between October 1-16, this year. The Ampera-e will be the very first fully electrical car revealed under the Opel brand, and is essentially a European variation of the Chevrolet Bolt, revealed January […]

General Motors starts autonomous car tests in Scottsdale, Arizona

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General Motors and its self-driving innovation, Cruise Automation, are testing self-driving automobiles on the streets of Scottsdale, Arizona. Testing of self-driving electrical Chevrolet Bolts started in Arizona about 2 weeks back. It’s the 2nd city for General Motors’ real-world tests. Autonomous Bolts with Cruise Automation software have been driving near San Francisco from May 20. […]