First SF Bay Area Volt/EV Meet @ GM Advanced Tech Office – August 6, 2011 (RSVP Here!)

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Hey All, its finally here! I have managed to find a venue for our First Chevy Volt Meet Up where owners of Chevy Volts (and other EV’s) can meet and greet each other and share experiences.

GM has offered to host this event at their Advanced Technology Center in Palo Alto where not only will you be able to meet and greet other Volt / EV Owners, but …

Chevy Volt Air Dam Wear After 7 Months

The Chevrolet Volt has a special aerodynamic feature on the front end of the vehicle just under the bumper called an “Air Dam”.  The flexible rubber air deflector has the job of reducing the amount of air traveling under the car which increases the overall aerodynamic efficiency of the Chevy Volt.  There are other reasons for the air dam such as improving airflow into the engine compartment / radiator and increasing downforce in race cars, but the main purpose for …

Chevy Volt on NPR in San Francisco

Check out this NPR “Forum” discussion featuring the future of hybrid cars / EV etc.  I was invited to interview on the air for about 2-3 minutes to talk about owning a Volt.  If you want to hear my segment – follow the link below and goto minute 29:29.

Otherwise the show is a good general discussion about EV’s / Hybrids and considerations for owning them.  Many folks in this community are aware of the same discussions, but its a …