GM-Volt sister site, GM Inside News, has uncovered a trademark application from GM for the name “AV1.” Though the application is still under review, the name would apply to motor vehicles and may hint at a future Cruise Automation product.
Known informally as the Cruise AV (short for autonomous...
WOW here's a blast from the past. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Toyota-TCG-2000-EV-Electric-Vehicle-Magne-Charger-Small-Paddle-6000-Watts-/380995680603?pt=Electric_Vehicle_Parts&hash=item58b51cb95b&vxp=mtr
I bet it still works too! If only my Volt's L1 Voltec charger lasted as long.....!
Just finished an excellent book detailing the history of the development of the EV1 and American EV technology in general. "The Car That Could" by Shnayerson in 1996. Truly eye opening. Amazing details on EV and battery tech. My gd these cars shuffle around 100,000 watts of electricity and...
I am just curious but back in the day did any current Volt owner lease or drive an EV1? Would be interesting to know their thoughts on the differences between driving an EV1 and driving the Volt and the overall experiences. Technology has come along way from the EV1 days.
Save the Date!
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Chevy is hosting a Volt Ride & Drive Event after work on October 4th for sponsored Meetup groups in the Washington, D.C. area. We are invited to test drive the Volt, meet other Volt owners, hang out with other Meetups, and enjoy great food and music...