21 May '11, 1pm

Chevy Volt makes its Japanese debut

Chevy Volt makes its Japanese debut

Chevrolet Volt Makes Japan Debut Showcases GM's Advanced Technology Leadership 2011-05-18 Tokyo – The Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle made its debut in Japan today at the opening of the annual Spring Congress of the Japan Society of Automotive Engineers in Yokohama. The Volt is appearing on the Chevrolet stand throughout the three-day event, which is expected to attract up to 70,000 visitors from industry, academia, government and media. In addition, GM is planning to demonstrate the Volt in Japan. "This is a great opportunity for General Motors to highlight our advanced technology leadership in front of the tech-savvy community in Japan," said GM Japan Managing Director Sumito Ishii. "It will also contribute to awareness of the Chevrolet brand in one of the world's largest vehicle markets." The Volt is the world's first mass-produced electric vehicle with e...

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