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  1. White/silver car better for battery?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hi, folks - I am looking to buy a Gen 1. According to an article I can't link to (because I am too new to this site), it could be easier on the battery if I get a white or silver car: "Silver and white cars are cooler, says study (Oct. 25, 2011) - The researchers had two cars in the sun for...
  2. Shock (Neon Green) new Bolt EV color

    Chevy Bolt EV Discussion, News, Reviews & Events
    It turns out that the new 2019 paint color called Shock is neon green. Not so sure I would buy that color. See the link below for the article.
  3. Dark gray paint on lower edge of doors to match plastic rocker panels

    Chevy Volt Accessories and Modifications
    (My first post at GM-Volt.) Bought a 2013 Volt certified from a Chevy dealer with 27k miles in March. First GM vehicle I've owned. I love this car! I decided to paint the lower edges of the doors to match the dark gray plastic rocker panels and to correct what looks to me to be a styling...
  4. "Must Have" Options?

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    Hi Folks, I am definitely wanting an LTZ model to get the heated leather seats and sound system. I also am drawn to the siren red, yet haven't seen it in person. Does it look as good in person as online? Also I was told by Chevy that the premier paints are a higher quality and will last...
  5. Painting the front license plate holder/bracket?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hey all-- Anyone every tried to paint the ugly black plastic front license plate holder? I have the Summit White finish, but am not sure what paint would stick, how many coats to use, what (aftermarket?) color would work, etc. I was just thinking that at least it could blend in a little...
  6. Likely new Volt owner but need a little help to pick colors

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    So, after looking into EV possibilities I think I'm going to go with the Volt. I've considered all the upgrades possible and I'm pretty sure I've nailed that down. Practically the only thing stopping me, and it's a big one, is picking exterior/interior colors. For the exterior I have...
  7. Which colour Volt?

    Newcomers to GM-VOLT.COM (See here for FAQs)
    Hi, Looking at getting my first Volt but can't decide on color! The problem is here in the UK we are limited to only four colors ;( So from the following, what do you guys think and why? - White - Black - Silver - Virdian Joule Personally I was looking at White? Also don't like the green given...
  8. Paint Defect on New Volt

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello fellow Volt owners! My wife and I just picked up our new Volt 5 days ago and have been thrilled with our new car! However, the other day we took a break from driving it to put a coat of wax on the vechicle and noticed a paint defect on the painted portion of the roof just above the...