Posts tagged "chevrolet volt"

Volt is in Chicago today, tomorrow

2011 Chevrolet Volt in front of Green Depot in Logan Square During it’s “Volt Unplugged” tour, the 2011 Chevrolet Volt is stopping in Chicago. Actually, Chicago marks the end of the tour. So, if you don’t see it now, you likely won’t see it again for a while. A long while. While Volt is getting... Read more »

Chevy Volt gets unplugged, comes to Chicago

2011 Chevrolet Volt Today, Chevrolet announced the Volt Unplugged tour, which will visit 12 cities. And yes, one of those stops just happens to be Chicago. So, if you’re curious about the Volt and want to take a test drive, log on to and click the “unplugged” tab to sign up for a test... Read more »

2011 automotive watch list

For 2011 VW's lifeblood gets a major overhaul. The all-new Jetta will come to the U.S. with four different engine options, including a 2.0-liter TDI clean diesel engine, which delivers 140 horsepower and 236 pound-feet of torque. Gasoline engines include the 2.0-liter (115 horsepower), 2.5 (170 horsepower) and the 2.0-liter TSI (200 horsepower). In addition to a new look, this compact car gets a little bigger for 2011, adding 3.5 inches in overall length, which translates into best-in-class rear legroom. I like VW for it's affordable German engineering, and this new Jetta comes through with a base price of around $16K.
2011 Nissan LEAF With the economy recovering, 2011 looks to be a much better year. Especially for the auto industry. Sales are starting to pick up, and you’ll notice a certain panache in the new vehicles heading our way. There are several that have caught my eye already, so I figured I’d give you a... Read more »