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2013 Chevrolet Volt Boosts EV Range to 38 Miles

Battery storage capacity increase and cell chemistry changes enable improved range Boise, ID – The all-electric vehicle range of the 2013 Chevrolet Volt will be 38 miles on a single charge, providing owners with a three-mile EV range increase from the 2012 model. The miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe) will increase from 94 miles to […]

Idaho Green Expo Gets A Eco Auto Show.

Peterson Auto Group brings to the Idaho Green Expo the first ever Eco Auto show. Here you’ll get to see for yourself the state of the art Chevy Volt, the latest hybrid cars, and even cars in a variety of categories that are gas-sippers and not gas-guzzlers. The Peterson Auto Group will be at the Expo […]

How To Jump Start The 2012 Chevrolet Volt

How To Jump Start The 2012 Chevrolet Volt Under the Hood Under the hood, Volt looks a little different.There is an engine, but it doesn’t drive the wheels. It serves as a range-extending generator. Volt propulsion is driven by electricity 100 percent of the time. On the driver’s side, there is a power electronics module […]

2012 Chevy Volt Coming to Boise

It has finally been announced that the 2012 Chevrolet Volt is coming to Boise, Idaho at Peterson Chevrolet. Its been 4 long years since the concept Volt was introduced at the Detroit Auto Show in 2007. The Volt is 117.1-inches long, and 4 inches shorter than its cousin the Chevrolet Cruze. However, its 1.5 inches […]

2011 Chevrolet Volt Review – Boise

General Motors has been working for nearly four years to bring the Volt electric sedan to market, and, based on what we’ve experienced, the final result is a shockingly good, technologically brilliant electrically powered sedan. The Volt seats four. The Chevrolet Volt uses a enormous 420-pound, T-shaped lithium-ion battery, mounted right in the center of […]