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  1. Gen 2 vs. Gen 1 Cost of ownership and satisfaction

    Care, Maintenance & Service - Gen2 Volt
    I am the second owner of a 2011 volt. I purchased one year ago and have driven about 4K 65% on electric. I absolutely love the car, it's my favorite car I've ever owned and that compares about 15 others, alot of luxury cars and many brand new! That is not to say that there aren't issues. I...
  2. SDG&E Volt Charging costs per month at the highest tier

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    We live in the country and consequently use a lot of electricity. We have a deep well and pressure pump that, combined with our regular usage, puts us in tier 4 energy. This is the highest rate at 28 cent a kwh. Anyway we just got our first full electric bill after buying the Volts. Yes...
  3. Total Cost of Ownership - Volt TCO

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Has anyone thoroughly modeled a total cost of ownership for the Volt? I get asked the question a lot; my friends want to know how high the price of gas has to go to economically justify the purchase of a Volt versus a $20k fuel efficient car, for example. I know I paid a premium for the cool...