PHOTO CAPTION: Chevrolet New Sail purportedly will be offered in battery electric version.

GM Said Planning All-electric Chevy for China

SAIC-GM joint venture reportedly will unveil prototype electric model by end of the year.

Published: 09-Nov-2010

For the next few years, the 2011 Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car will be the sole focus of GM's advanced powertrain efforts for U.S. car buyers.

But that hasn't stopped it from putting battery electric cars into production elsewhere in the world.

Electric minicars in China


GM corporate headquarters tower in downtown Detroit, Michigan

Move seen as strategic thrust to remold company as truly multinational.

Chevy Cruze EVs bveing developed in Korea.

Cruze EV is equipped with 31kW battery, giving car range of up to 160km with 0-60 acceleration of 8.2 seconds.

Center of the storm: Voltec's transmission. Does it actually drive the wheels?

Detroit Free Press columnist jumps into the debate on whether or not the Chevrolet Volt is really an 'electric car.'


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