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  1. My Two Colour Volt

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hi all I have just picked up my new Holden Volt - hence the 'u' in colour - from Barry Bourke Holden in Berwick, Victoria, Australia. Not being enamoured with any of the standard colours available here in Australia I first looked at a completer re-paint but that turned to to be far too high a...
  2. Holden Volts on the Sunshine Coast Queensland

    Buying, Leasing & Selling - Chevy Volt
    Many dealer's have gone before in their local Volt launches, but here is one more and in a new region for the Volt. The Holden Volt is new to the Sunshine Coast and Sunco Holden in Maroochydore. Jason and the team are making a special effort to support more customers to move into a Volt...
  3. New Zealand to get Holden Volt this November

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    Across the Tasman Sea from the East Coast of Australia, on the island country of New Zealand, the right-hand drive Holden Volt is being anticipated for first very limited deliveries in November. In the entire country, GM will have three dealers with a total of six technicians trained to repair...
  4. Holden Volt - Video Discussion between Holden Engineer and Drive Journalists.

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events A fairly candid and informative discussion between Drive journalists and GM Holden's performance engineer Dion Schultz after the media launch of the Holden Volt. Useful for the Holden Volt market as well as for other...
  5. U.S. Volt sales record expected this month; Holden preparing for Volts as well

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    A couple days ago General Motors said it would idle the Detroit-Hamtramck plant where Volts are exclusively built, prompting some critics to again weigh in on perceived low sales numbers, but GM still expects to set a new sales high this month. We’ll know soon enough for the month ending...
  6. Holden ads create anticipation for long-range electric Volt

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    The long-range electric Holden Volt will be priced at $59,990 AUD when launched later this year, and Australia specific ads have begun to get the word out. The evocative commercials for the electric car do not mention petrol anywhere, but perhaps people will see the third video posted below to...
  7. New Zealand Wants The Volt

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    Two very positive write ups in the New Zealand Herald: Interesting Holden badging: Front: Rear:
  8. GM E-REV news from three continents

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    Some days the Volt-specific news we might be able to find and post here is unfortunately limited. Today is not one of those days! In fact, just for fun, I'll fold in three stories as it's kind of novel to have GM EREV-related stories from the U.S, Australia and UK.   US News: Love your new...
  9. Holden announces 49 Volt dealers for all of Australia

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    This week Holden announced a total of 49 dealers that will sell and service the Holden Volt “long range electric car” when it becomes available later this year in Australia. Australia has a land mass of 2,966,152 square miles, and estimated population of around 23 million, and these dealers...
  10. Introducing the Holden Volt - How it works

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    Hi Guys, Holden has released a video presentation on how the Volt works. The video is interesting as it is almost the same as the Chevrolet version. See for yourself. I found it to be interesting.
  11. Volt achieves milestones from US to Oz

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    Since the Volt’s launch, Chevrolet says owners have traveled more than 10 million miles, two-thirds of this on grid energy, and everyday people including Jay Leno are making ideal use of their daily driver Volts. Leno’s commute to his job at the Tonight Show has seen him rack up 10,000 miles...
  12. Opel CEO shares details about present and next-generation Ampera in UK and Europe

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    The 2012 Vauxhall/Opel Ampera allocation is reportedly 70-percent pre-sold, and Opel’s CEO has already given significant information and hints about the second-generation Ampera to go on sale in 2015. This news came from the UK's Autocar last week, in which Opel CEO Nick Reilly spoke of plans...