GM Inside News Forum banner

bolt ev

  1. Global Chevrolet News
    GM's latest self-drive demonstration was thwarted by a lowly taco truck. The demonstrations were for journalists at the media debut of the latest self-driving Chevrolet Bolt EV earlier this week in San Francisco. It was the first time for public road trips for non-employees in the cars. In a...
  2. Global Chevrolet News
    The first time a Tesla silently rolled up to a drag strip, everyone probably thought it was lost. What happened next is that the electric car obliterated every other competitor at the drag strip. It didn't matter that it was a Lamborghini or some other famously fast car - the Tesla continued to...
  3. Global Chevrolet News
    General Motors has begun notifying early adopters of the Chevrolet Bolt EV after a serious flaw with the car's battery was found. According to a report from PlugInCars, early produced Bolts may be reporting remaining battery range incorrectly, potentially misleading owners and leaving them...
  4. Global Chevrolet News
    Last week, TTAC's Bozi Tatarevic *cough* shed light on an issue facing owners of certain high-end Chevrolet Bolt EVs. In top-shelf Premier trim, the little hatchback offers airy Light Ash Gray and Ceramic White interiors, complete with an equally light-colored dash. Unfortunately for buyers...
  5. Global Chevrolet News
    The Chevrolet Bolt just became the first all-electric vehicle to earn a Top Safety Pick under the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety's 2017 rules. In order to earn aTop Safety Pick rating from the Institute, a vehicle must produce good ratings across all five crashworthiness tests--small...
  6. Global Chevrolet News
    If the automotive market were a foot, electric vehicles would be the curled-up toe on the outside edge. It doesn't take up a lot of space, you're not entirely sure what it's there for, and some people think it's weird. Still, it clearly has a purpose to serve and it's hard to imagine the foot...
  7. Global Chevrolet News
    In the first quarter of 2017 Chevrolet was among the world's largest manufacturers of electric vehicles. This is a list of truly sold BEVs, not delivered or ordered or any other song and dance designed to goose the numbers favorably. The numbers come to us via Forbes, via JATO Dynamics--that...
  8. Global Chevrolet News
    From December 2016 to April 2, 2017, Chevy Bolt owners in the United States covered 4,570,300 miles, saving an estimated 175,000 gallons of gas. 3,492 examples of Chevy's latest pure electric car have been sold across California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon...
  9. Global Chevrolet News
    In and out of the shop its entire life, GM has bought back one California man's problem-plagued Bolt EV. Harvey Payne's Bolt has had issues since he took delivery in February. It started with a coquettish service light that both OnStar personnel and dealership staff dismissed as a "unique...
  10. Global Chevrolet News
    Available in just seven states so far, some dealers are already offering deep discounts on the Chevy Bolt, while others are marking up prices in order to take advantage of early exuberance for GM's latest battery electric vehicle. The pricing disparity isn't even happening across state lines...
  11. Global Chevrolet News
    A dedicated evangelical in California has just stretched his Chevrolet Bolt out to 300+ miles on a single charge. Beating the EPA's 238-mile estimate was no easy task. Spread out over 100 freeway, 200 city miles Glenn Williams achieved this astonishing figure in near perfect conditions, while...
  12. Global Chevrolet News
    Just a few short weeks after the first American customers received their Bolt EVs, Chevy Canada is proud to announce the first two Bolt buyers in Canada! Currently cars are in transit to Ontario, Quebec, and British Columbia before the rest of the country receives theirs later this year...
  13. Global Chevrolet News
    Kyle Vogt, the CEO of GM's recently acquired autonomous driving company, Cruise Automation, recently posted a video of an Chevrolet Bolt EV driving itself around San Francisco. The video shows the car successfully meanders through stop-and-go traffic in downtown Frisco, obeying all traffic...
  14. Global Chevrolet News
    UPDATE: Fred Ligouri from Chevrolet Communications confirmed GM is aware and is currently investigating. One Bolt owner thinks Skynet may already be here. Fresh off its North American Car of the Year victory (despite being classified as a crossover) and just days ahead of its official media...
  15. Global Chevrolet News
    Those interested in buying the Chevrolet Bolt may want to read its owner's manual first. Currently available online through Chevrolet, the owner's manual reveals the American automaker expected battery degradation of 10 to 40 percent during the warranty period of eight years or 100,000 miles...
  16. Global Chevrolet News
    The Chevrolet Bolt EV will allow drivers to maximize their range with selectable one-pedal driving modes. According to the American automaker, one-pedal driving "combines the highest available level of regenerative braking, which captures otherwise lost energy from deceleration and sends it...
Top