Chevy Volt, It's More Car Than Electric

May 23, 2012

In 2010, facing pressure from the Nissan Leaf, we launched the Chevy Volt. It was an "extended range" electric vehicle in a gasoline world. We didn't launch a "green" car — we launched a great car (that just happened to be electric). Thinking about Chevy shifted — from old-fashioned to innovative, gas-guzzler to fuel-efficient with a much needed lift to brand opinion and consideration.