03 Mar '12, 1am

Maybe the Chevy Volt was hyped a little too much too early: Filed under: Transportation News AlternativeTransport

Maybe the Chevy Volt was hyped a little too much too early: Filed under: Transportation News AlternativeTransport

Maybe the Chevy Volt was hyped a little too much too early Too much hype too early, despite long term potential OMG. Did you hear? A Chevy Volt burped! It seems like the Chevy Volt has been around for years already, yet it’s only been on the market for a little over a year, and hasn’t even achieved 10,000 total sales. Still, the Volt is in the news almost daily. GM and fans of the Volt might claim all the Volt hoopla — much of it negative — is mostly just political shaninagans, and that all this political spin has hurt Volt sales. Hence, today’s Volt production shutdown announcement has been treated like a major news story. But I don’t blame politicians for the media circus that the Volt has become. If you’re going to blame someone, you have to blame GM because they set up the big tent for this circus years ago. Not that long after the movie Who killed the electric car was...

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