Shoppers in Canada may wait nearly a year to buy new Chevy Bolt EV
Bummer.........Kent Wallace reported to us last week that Toronto-area dealerships were quoting shoppers an 8- to 12-month wait for the 238-mile electric car.
A GM spokeswoman in Canada confirmed the delay.
"There is currently a waiting list for the Bolt EV in Canada. This is not uncommon with launch products, particularly such unique game changers like the Bolt EV. We have also seen an increase in demand for the popular Volt," Amanda Michalik said in a statement.
Wallace followed suit. Frustrated after being told he'd have to wait for up to a year for a new Bolt EV, Wallace said he purchased a new Volt instead.
"Frustrating experience. They need to have dealers and manufacturing on same page," he wrote.
(Full Story at Green Car Reports)