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Chevrolet Volt to be powered by engine at high speeds? Seems unlikely.

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Jun 28th, 2010 at 4:55PM

Earlier today, we heard a rumor from The Telegraph about a possible dramatic change to the drivetrain that will be used in the Chevrolet Volt (and the Opel Ampera) and though we put it to bed. The UK paper is doubling down on the story, though, writing a separate article about how General Motors is set to make some drastic changes to the Ampera by redesigning the extended-range-electric-vehicle's powertrain so that the gasoline-fueled engine can and will power the wheels under certain high-speed conditions. If true – and we're still filing this firmly in the rumormill folder for... Read More

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