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Fire in crash test of Chevy Volt launches investigation


November 28th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has commenced investigation into the potential of electric cars catching fire. The administration released a statement saying there are ... Read more...

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Electric Nissan Leaf named World Car of the Year


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.22 (ANI): Nissan's Leaf electric car has been named the 2011 World Car of the Year at the New York International Auto Show.According to CBS News, the Leaf was also ... Read more...

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2011’s Most Fuel-efficient Cars Vie For Buyers Attention


January 19th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 2011 is predicted to be the year of the hybrid and electric vehicles that have low carbon footprint and offer great fuel economy as well. The ... Read more...

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Chevy Volt: A Winner From GM’s Stable!


January 15th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chevrolet Volt, the eco-friendly hybrid car from the stable of GM has played a major role in resurrecting the image of the company. Since its debut, ... Read more...

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Detroit Auto Show 2011: Volt Makes GM Proud Again!


January 11th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Detroit, Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Detroit Auto Show 2011, the largest auto show of the year in U.S. has started and the top car makers are vying for attention ... Read more...

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Oil Spill Boom Being Recycled to Create Chevy Volt


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:13 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Motors is literally making history with it's innovative methods for using the oil soaked booms which were used during the Gulf Oil Spill crisis, and using them ... Read more...

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GM all set to use oil spill boom material in the Chevy Volt


December 21st, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Motors have found a new use for the plastic materials that was used to trap some of the oil in the Gulf.Shortly after an ... Read more...

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GM Making Chevy Volt, Parts Built Using Oil Spill Boom


December 21st, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chevy Volt, the much touted GM car with a green footprint is in news again. The latest news is that the iconic U.S. car maker is ... Read more...

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GM Auctions The First Chevy Volt


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Motors have put on auction the first Chevrolet Volt and it looks like the electric car does have some rich fans. While the bids started ... Read more...

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Review: 2011 Chevrolet Volt Car


October 20th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new volt car is creating a lot of buzz among the car aficionados. The car still manages to gather a fair amount of attention from ... Read more...

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US finalises new fuel economy standards for vehicles


April 2nd, 2010 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (DPA) US regulators Thursday finalised new fuel efficiency rules for cars and light trucks, raising fuel economy standards and for the first time regulating greenhouse-gas emissions blamed for ... Read more...

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Chevy Volt Powered With New Technology


October 21st, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct. 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The new Chevy Volt is due to hit the market around 2010. The Volt is going to run on electric. General Motors takes a huge leap ... Read more...

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Chevy Volt: 230 MPG Fuel Economy Rating


August 11th, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by GD
Hold your breath! Volt, the electric car from Chevrolet according to tests under the EPA, is going to get a "230 MPG [urban] fuel economy rating".That's quite a number and it's sure ... Read more...

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Chrysler shuts factories for a month to avert collapse


December 18th, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 18 (DPA) Hoping to avoid bankruptcy, ailing US carmaker Chrysler LLC will Friday shut down all of its manufacturing plants for at least one month because of plummeting car sales, ... Read more...

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