New generation Chevrolet Volt will be launched in 2015

New generation Chevrolet Volt will be launched in 2015

Chevrolet is expected to launch the new generation of the Volt in 2015 *. The information was revealed by the Edmunds site, citing the automaker's internal sources, who preferred to remain anonymous.

According to the news, the electric is being done on a new platform and will have front wheel drive system. The highlight, however, is the design, seen as revolutionary. One of the sources mentioned that it will be "instantly recognizable. Different, but not drastically. "

The truth is that, until now, little official information about the new Volt have been revealed by General Motors. According to CEO Dan Akerson, the model should offer significant improvements of autonomy in electric mode, increasing somewhere around 80 km. The price should be around $ 35,000.

Read more automotive news

BMW shows new charger to full charge battery in minutes

One of the biggest problems that still causes resistance among drivers who want to have an electric vehicle, besides the price, is the time it takes to completely fill your batteries, which can be measured in hours.

Kia to launch coupe version of the Soul

Kia is seriously considering to launch new versions of the Soul, including a coupe and a station wagon.

Mercedes-Benz may have compact roadster

Mercedes-Benz is considering launching a compact roadster in its range. According to Auto Evolution website, the German automaker could insert the new model, previously called SLA, just below the already consolidated SLK.

Chrysler announces recall for Grand Cherokee and Durango

Chrysler announced on Monday (10) the recall of over 25,000 units of the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango, models 2012 and 2013. According to the company, 18,700 are in the United States, 825 in Canada, 530 in Mexico and 5,200 in other global markets.

Finalists of the "Car of the Year - 2014" are announced

The organization of the World Car of The Year award - 2014 (Car of the Year - 2014) released the list of finalists in all categories evaluated. The winners will be announced in the next edition of the Hall of New York, whose opening happens at the end of March.

Lexus will show RC 350 F Sport in Geneva

The Lexus seize the Geneva Motor Show, with public opening scheduled for March 6, to present the RC 350 F Sport. The announcement is subsequent to the launch of the new generation of RC (pictured), which occurred in the Tokyo Motor Show 2013 RC and F, shown in Detroit.

JAC brings T8 for R $ 114,990

JAC Motors revealed on Tuesday (11) the arrival of the van T8 to the Brazilian market. Aiming to be the pioneer in the segment, the model will be sold for R $ 114,990 and bet on the large internal space for up to seven occupants.

Geely EC7 will cost R $ 49,900

The EC7 first Chinese automaker Geely car to be sold in Brazil had its price announced on Tuesday (11): R $ 49,900. According to the brand, the arrival of the sedan market is scheduled for the month of March.

New S-Class Coupe leaked on the internet

This is the new S-Class Coupe, the main novelty of Mercedes-Benz to the Geneva Motor Show. The car was revealed after a high-resolution image have fallen on the internet.

Subaru Eyesight System updates

The Subaru unveiled changes to eyesight system in 2015 model of their cars. Now the assistant safety device shall be 15% smaller dimensions, improved field of vision of the driver.