US Volt Electric car 2013 release ads a few miles to, now, some 37 odd miles total in electric only range

January 15th, 2013 Comments Off on US Volt Electric car 2013 release ads a few miles to, now, some 37 odd miles total in electric only range

GMGM rolls out China-developed electric car in world's top auto market. Read more ... » announced this week that the 013 Chevy VoltShould you sit and wait for all electric "prestige premium" of #BMW i3? Or get on with it, and grab a #LEAF?. Read more ... », which will go on sale in August, will get a boost in electric#Unbelievable #electricCar #ev #Tesla’s $102,000 Battery-Powered Model S Surges Like a Supercar. Read more ... » rangeTrip One: Southend-on-sea. EV Conquered. Read more ... » and efficiency.
The automaker has tinkered with the formula of its lithium-iona Day at BetterPlace Visitor Centre. Read more ... » battery#Unbelievable #electricCar #ev #Tesla’s $102,000 Battery-Powered Model S Surges Like a Supercar. Read more ... » to provide a few extra milesTesla Model S P85D Gets Price Slashed By $14,500, Range Now Listed At 285 Miles. Read more ... ».
Plug-inAnother Volvo Success: Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - highest safety score ever for an electrified car in Euro NCAP. Read more ... » vehicleWhen VW unveils e-Up #ElectricCar ... Release scheduled for 2013. Read more ... » manufacturersGeneva Motor Show: Electric cars no longer the exception?. Read more ... » must have all kinds of trepidation when it comes timeEuropean cross-continent drive in Tesla Model S soon to be reality. Read more ... » for the official USAnd so it begins: Affordable Tesla announced "Accelerating Sustainable Transport". Read more ... » Environmental Protection Agency rating.

The EPA#Unbelievable #electricCar #ev #Tesla’s $102,000 Battery-Powered Model S Surges Like a Supercar. Read more ... » has a way of messing upThe e-up! This fall of 2013: Volkswagen Unveils Its First Production Electric Car. Read more ... » marketing materials big time. In the case of Fisker, the official EPA rating cut the Fisker KarmaFire safety test of electric car batteries shows better safety than gasoline cars. Read more ... »##Q##s claimed 50Audi joins hybrid SUV party with Q7 e-tron 2.0 TFSI quattro. Read more ... » miles (80European cross-continent drive in Tesla Model S soon to be reality. Read more ... ».5BMW i3 EV to Offer 50 Percent More Range for 2017. Read more ... » km) of all-electric range down to 32New electric cars coming for 2018 onwards. Read more ... » (51Renault to double electric car range by 2020. Read more ... ».5 km). Combined with the low, SUVPorsche starts development of electric sports car and Tesla rival Mission E. Read more ... »-like 20Wait almost over: Audi A3 E-tron in Europe this year, US next year, and Australia later. Read more ... » mpg#vauxhall #ampera #electricVehicle #review - Finally had a Test Drive of this "legendary" #ev. My Thoughts on it.... Read more ... » (11Step closer: 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive Now In Production. Read more ... ».8USA: GM's Mark Reuss: Next-gen Chevy Volt will be "thousands of dollars" cheaper (2013). Read more ... » L/100km) the EPA stickered in for gas-only mileage, it was quite a blow to the Karma##Q##s image.
In GM##Q##s case, it wasn##Q##t quite as bad, but there was still a bit of fallout. In the months leadingIn First Half of 2013, Renault-Nissan Leads European EV Sales. Read more ... » up to the Volt##Q##s December 2010 launchHip to be hybrid: BMW i8 supercar sells out. Read more ... », GM was ever-eager to pointWishes answered: 4X4 and its a PlugIn Hybrid with 44g Co2/KM . Read more ... » to a study showing that 80 percent of Americans driveLEAF #ev #electricCar Test Drive user experience and Personal Review. Read more ... » 40I Wish: Is Tesla planning to sell the Model S at Westfield?. Read more ... » miles (64Renault Electric Program Director: Next-Generation Renault ZOE With Real-World Range Of 186 Miles. Read more ... » km) or less every day.
That worked out pretty well because GM originally estimated the Volt##Q##s all-electric range at that very 40 miles, later revising it to between 25Ford Wants To Develop Its Own Battery Chemistries For Hybrids, Electric Cars, But Why?. Read more ... » to 50 miles (40 to 80.5 km). Essentially, assuming a 40-mile rangeHope Its True: 40% Cut In UK Oil Imports From EVs?. Read more ... », the Volt could serve as a full-blooded EVEuropean cross-continent drive in Tesla Model S soon to be reality. Read more ... » for the majority of Americans, almost lending credibility to GM##Q##s insistence on referring to the Volt, a series hybridWishes answered: 4X4 and its a PlugIn Hybrid with 44g Co2/KM . Read more ... », as an electric vehicle.
Enter the EPA and a flat 35Formula E aims to spark interest in electric cars. Read more ... »-mileFinally Here: Tesla Motors Introduces the All-Wheel Drive Model S 70D. Read more ... » (562017: Next Nissan LEAF (mk3) to get a more 'mainstream' look & bigger capacity battery 300km/180miles?. Read more ... »-km) all-electric range rating.
That may have been smack in the middle of GM##Q##s range, but it sure took the the effectiveness out of the whole “40 miles a day” claim. Five mpgs may not be a huge difference, but it kind of fudges the averages – it would seem there wasn##Q##t a study for what percentage of Americans drive 35 miles or less every day.

GM is slowly inching its way toward that 40-mile rating. The automaker announced yesterday that the 013 Volt will travelEuropean cross-continent drive in Tesla Model S soon to be reality. Read more ... » 38What the Future Holds: Car Makers’ #EV Commitments, a Brand-by-Brand Review. Read more ... » all-electric miles (61Should you sit and wait for all electric "prestige premium" of #BMW i3? Or get on with it, and grab a #LEAF?. Read more ... » km) on a single chargeWhen VW unveils e-Up #ElectricCar ... Release scheduled for 2013. Read more ... ». After the first 38 electric miles, the Volt##Q##s range-extending gas engineFinally Here: Tesla Motors Introduces the All-Wheel Drive Model S 70D. Read more ... » kicks in to deliver an additional 340 miles (547 km) or so. The new model2013/2014 Audi A3 Sportback E-Tron Video. Read more ... » will also improve its electric fuelFinally Here: Tesla Motors Introduces the All-Wheel Drive Model S 70D. Read more ... » economy rating, leaping from 94 mpg-e to 98 mpg-e (2USA: Confirmed: 2015 Chevrolet Volt Has Larger Battery, Drivers May See More Range. Read more ... ».4BMW i3 EV to Offer 50 Percent More Range for 2017. Read more ... » L/100km equivalent).

GM says that it##Q##s made changes to the size and composition of the Volt##Q##s battery based upon the drivingFinally Here: Tesla Motors Introduces the All-Wheel Drive Model S 70D. Read more ... » experiences of Volt owners. The battery is now 16Sadly: No 200-mile electric car in Ford's immediate future. Read more ... ».5 kWh instead of 16 kWh. GM has also changed the chemical composition of the battery.
While it doesn##Q##t go into specifics on its chemistry, Bill Wallace, GM director of Global Battery Systems Engineering, explains (for a five-year-old audience?): “The best way to explain what we’ve done at the cell level is to compare it to a cake batter recipe. Sometimes if you useVolvo C30 Electric Test Fleet: Latest Update Adds Fast Charging. Read more ... » more sugar and less vanilla you get a better tasting cake. We’ve done some workTrip One: Southend-on-sea. EV Conquered. Read more ... » at the cell level to modify the ‘ingredients’ to make a better end resultHope Its True: 40% Cut In UK Oil Imports From EVs?. Read more ... ».”

As you might expect, the slight size boost also means a slight increase in chargingCharging Cables, Plugs and Standards. Read more ... » time. The new Volt battery will take 10Plugins Electric Range: 15miles for 2013 #Prius and #Ampera, vs 30+ miles for #Volt and #V60 #Hybrid #Volvo.. Read more ... ».5 hours to charge when using a 120-volt outlet and 4.25 hours to charge when using the optional 240-volt chargerSub £7,000 electric car leads charge to an economical future in Derby (Fluence). Read more ... » (up from 10 hours and 4 hours, respectively).
In what could be viewed as good#Unbelievable #electricCar #ev #Tesla’s $102,000 Battery-Powered Model S Surges Like a Supercar. Read more ... » or bad news2012 Ford Focus Electric Review . Read more ... », Chevy told the media in a conference call that the Volt##Q##s priceFinally Here: Tesla Motors Introduces the All-Wheel Drive Model S 70D. Read more ... » will remain the same (US$39Tesla has turned electric car range anxiety into range curiosity. Read more ... »,995) when moving from the 2012 to 013 model year. Automakers often increase the price for a new model year, especially when adding equipment (or range), but some consumers might have been hoping for another price decrease. The 2012 Volt dropped about $1USA: Confirmed: 2015 Chevrolet Volt Has Larger Battery, Drivers May See More Range. Read more ... »,000 in price from the original 2011 model – no such luck this time around.

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