2016 Chevy Volt wins ‘Green Car of the Year’ at the Los Angeles Auto Show

November 19, 2015 by  
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Each year at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Green Car Journal announces the winner of its coveted Green Car of the Year award – and this year the winner is… the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt ! This year’s finalists included the Audi A3 e-tron , the Chevy Volt , the Honda Civic , the Hyundai Sonata and Toyota Prius . Green Car Journal has been honoring the most important “green” vehicles each year since 2005, and according to the publication, the number of models to consider has been increasing each year. Read the rest of 2016 Chevy Volt wins ‘Green Car of the Year’ at the Los Angeles Auto Show

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We test drove the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt – and here’s the scoop

October 21, 2015 by  
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Five years ago Chevrolet launched the Volt – a groundbreaking vehicle that changed the trajectory of electric cars and went on to become the top selling plug-in hybrid car of all time. Fast forward to today and Chevrolet has rebuilt the new 2016 Volt from the ground up with an all-new electric powertrain, a driving range of 400 miles, a sportier exterior, and a quieter interior. The second generation 2016 Chevy Volt is cuter, faster, lighter, less expensive and more efficient – and we recently had a chance to take it out for test drive around the San Francisco Bay Area. Read on for our impressions of this game-changing electric car . Read the rest of We test drove the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt – and here’s the scoop

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Reshtki turns unwanted “trash” into comfortable and stylish urban furniture

October 21, 2015 by  
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Where some may only see trash, Reshtki sees opportunity. Founded by Sara Podwysocka and Maria Ostrowska, the Polish design studio specializes in breathing new life into found materials . In their latest project, Reshtki old traction poles, leftover wood, and PCV pipe into new benches and tables. The comfortable and stylish urban furniture was created for a neighborhood park in Gda?sk. + Reshtki The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

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Chevrolet announces 2016 Volt specs at the Detroit Auto Show

January 12, 2015 by  
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After weeks of teasers and a sneak preview at CES , Chevrolet has finally announced all the details on the 2016 Volt at the Detroit Auto Show. Chevy’s plug-in electric car gets a much needed refresh with an all-new electric powertrain, a total range of 400 miles, and a 0-60 speed of 8.4 seconds. Read the rest of Chevrolet announces 2016 Volt specs at the Detroit Auto Show Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2015 Detroit Auto Show , 2016 chevrolet volt volt , 2016 Chevy Volt , chevrolet , chevrolet ev , chevrolet volt , chevy volt , detroit auto show , electric car , ev , general motors , green automotive , green design , green transportation , NAIAS , naias 2015 , phev , plug in electric vehicle , plug in hybrid electric vehicle , sustainable design , volt electric vehicle

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2016 Chevy Volt unveiled ahead of schedule at CES

January 5, 2015 by  
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Chevrolet is scheduled to reveal the all-new second-generation 2016 Chevy Volt next week at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, but the automaker just gave the world a sneak peek at the plug-in hybrid at the Consumer Electronics Show . On the eve of the show in Las Vegas, Chevy surprised the media by quickly pulling the wraps off the 2016 Volt, which will have a longer electric driving range thanks to a larger battery and a more efficient powertrain. Read the rest of 2016 Chevy Volt unveiled ahead of schedule at CES Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2015 CES , 2016 Chevy Volt , 2016 Volt , ces , chevrolet , chevrolet volt , chevy , chevy volt , consumer electronics show , electric car , general motors , GM , green car , green transportation , plug-in hybrid

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