Welcome to the Chevy Bolt Forum! The Chevrolet Bolt EV was first unveiled at the January 2015, North American International Auto Show. Expected to be available at the start of 2017, or possibly the end of 2016, the Chevy Bolt EV is the first pure-EV competitor to the Nissan Leaf.
The Detroit Free Press has chosen the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV for its Car of the Year award. Claiming the Bolt is the first affordable electric vehicle that seems suitable for daily transportation for most... Continue reading
Posted on December 29, 2016.
The Chevy Bolt EV’s sister car, the Opel Ampera-e, is headed to Norway in June 2017. Due to a gradual ramp-up of production of the Bolt, GM has decided to wait 6 months before sending it’s sibling overseas. Continue Reading ->
It’s been almost a year since GM’s CEO Mary Barra promised the company would have an affordable, 200-mile electric vehicle priced at $30,000. That statement brought a ton of press, and many nay-sayers who thought it couldn’t be done.
Well, today, GM announced the first 3 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EVs have been delivered to customers in the San Francisco Bay Area – Tesla’s backyard! GM chose the location for the first deliveries because “the Bay Area is one of the largest markets for the Chevy Electric family and Fremont Chevrolet (dealership) is the number one store for Volt sales this year, making it the perfect location for Bolt EV to make its debut.”
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