Despite selling a record number of Chevy Volts in August, General Motors is losing money on its plug-in electric hybrid, and a lot of money at that.
The Chevy Volt and its European sister vehicle, the Opel Ampera, have been named the European Car of the Year at the Geneva Auto Show.
Speaking to members of the United Auto Workers Union on Tuesday, President Obama said he would buy a Chevy Volt plug-in electric vehicle when his reign as U.S. commander and chief is over. According to Obama, this will be in five years.
Campaigning in Georgia, Republican Presidential nominee Newt Gingrich took a shot at the Chevy Volt and the Obama administration's plan to revive the U.S. auto industry around electric vehicles.
Bullfrog Power Inc. and General Motors Canada (NYSE:GM) have paired up to release a new edition of the Chevy Volt with an added bonus of having it powered solely by renewable energy.
Just a week after Nissan shipped the Leaf, its first plug-in all electric vehicle to select markets in the U.S.