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  1. Butanol in the Volt?

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    Has anyone tried running the Volt on any form of butanol (iso-butanol, bio-butanol, etc)? Blended with gasoline, ethanol, or 100% butanol? I have heard it is a "drop in replacement" for gasoline from many sources, but I am curious if there are any hazards to fuel system or emissions...
  2. Got hoarse talking about my car today.

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    Purdue student group is having Green Week at Purdue. Today was the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Expo. I had my Volt, others brought a plug-in Prius, and other Priuses, a S10 converted to electric with 26 lead acid batteries, hybrid Coca Cola truck, box truck, Lafayette city bus, Tesla S (wow)...
  3. Designation as Alternative Fuel Vehicle

    Politics, Finance, and Environment
    I have been quite upset that Virginia has not yet made a decision about whether or not to classify the Volt as an Alternative Fuel vehicle. In talking with the Department of Motor Vehicles, they advise that the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has not yet received the required...