GM is ramping up its electric car plans. It will have 2 new models within 18 months and 20 by 2023. It also is working on a fuel cell powered commercial chassis with dual motors and four wheel steering.
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Chevrolet is making the Chevy Bolt available in all 50 US states a month earlier than planned and will begin a new advertising campaign soon.
Elon Musk may be standing on top of the world today, but it was not always so. In yet another Twitter blast, Musk revealed that Tesla was not started to milk government subsidies and it was not about making money. In fact, he thought the company had a 90% chance of failure. This is something […]
The Chevy Bolt EV is now available for order in the country of South Korea, according to recent reports. Deliveries to the market are expected to begin next month (in April).
Can the new EPA administrator revoke a waiver already granted to California for fuel economy standards? Nobody knows the answer but corporate greed by automakers means we are soon going to find out.
The Obama administration is working with states, car makers, and charging system operators to create an EV charging infrastructure that will cover 25,000 miles of roads in 32 states.
A new program will make $4.5 billion in federal loan guarantees available to promote a new system of nationwide EV charging stations. The objective is to reduce range anxiety for EV drivers.
GM says it will compensate drivers of 2016 SUVs that were sold with incorrect fuel economy information by offering them a debit card or an extended warranty. About 130,000 customers are involved/
It has been a rough month for GM trucks and SUVs. It has discovered the window stickers on several SUV models are wrong and that a suspension failure can cripple many trucks and SUVs.
In a rare tribute from one of the legacy auto makers, Richard Holman, head of the foresight and trends unit at General Motors, told an audience in Detroit this week Tesla and Google have cut years off the time when autonomous cars will be available. His remarks also throw a spotlight on the cultural differences between […]
GM’s cynical approach to 21st century badge-engineering has reached its logical end: the slow, overpriced, and stupidly conceived Cadillac ELR is going away.
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This 11th and final article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 — is a summary of the whole report. Of course, I encourage you to read through the entire report, at least in parts here on CleanTechnica (where you can also dive into the comments under […]
In this 10th and nearly final article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 — we get to an exciting topic — EV Revolution!! Revolution, baby! I’ve mentioned “EV revolution” a few times already in this report. What am I talking about? By “EV revolution,” I’m referring […]
In our 4th article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 — I’m jumping into which electric car models respondents were most likely to buy and most excited, as well as some implications regarding certain car companies. Without surprise, current EV ownership matched historical EV sales fairly well — 33.9% […]
Originally published on EV Obsession. The topic/title I was given for my presentation at the EV Transportation & Technology Summit was “EV R&D and the Future.” You can jump right into the presentation below. In addition to that, or alternatively, you can read more about the backstory and a summary of the presentation in the text below […]
GM is starting a new online portal to sell off lease, rental and company cars. Each will come with extended factory warranties. Is this another “innovation” inspired by Tesla?
General Motors will get half the electricity it needs to operate its Arlington, Texas truck assembly plant from wind power over the next fourteen years.
This is it! The all-new 2017 Chevy Bolt “affordable electric car” that isn’t set to debut officially until CES 2016 – but you can see it right here, now!
GM vice president Mark Reuss revealed that Chevy will reveal the production version of their “affordable” pure-electric Chevy Bolt at CES 2016.
In what has to be seen as a big win for post-bankruptcy GM, more than 100,000 Chevy Volt plug-in hybrids have now been sold to date.