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Chevy Volt Plug-In Electric Car Development: Academic Study Published

Chevy Volt Plug-In Electric Car Development: Academic Study Published

By Stephen Edelstein 266 views Sep 25, 2013 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ 2013 Chevrolet Volt Enlarge Photo The development of the Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car was so complex that it's now become fodder for a research paper. The 29-page paper by Presidio Graduate School Professor Dariush Rafinejad, titled "Chevrolet Volt: A Disruptive Innovation Bridge to Electrified Transportation," covers the plug-in Volt's research and development process. 2007 Chevrolet Volt Concept Enlarge Photo According to HybridCars.com, Rafinejad spent a year interviewing General Motors executives for the paper. He hopes the final document will show business students how large corporations can manage innovative, sustainability-focused projects. Rafinejad describes the Volt as a reaction to the Toyota Prius, saying GM was trying to "leapfrog" the Toyota's technol...

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