Category Archives: Go Green!

The Chevy VOLT has arrived at KARL Chevrolet!

December 16, 2010 - New Canaan, CT The first 2011 Chevrolet VOLT Electric Cars have arrived at KARL Chevrolet in New Canaan, CT.  After almost four years of anticipation, the VOLT is now a reality that America can be proud of.  This car represents our country's best hopes of dramatically reducing our economy's dependence on foreign oil. …
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Behind the Scenes with Chevy VOLT: Official Launch Day

November 30, 2010 - New Canaan, CT KARL Chevrolet has confirmed that General Motors has officially cleared the first 2011 Chevy VOLT's for shipment from production at the corporation's Detroit-Hamtramck plant.  The first 200 retail VOLT's will be shipped to dealers beginning in the next few days.  This day marks an epic journey that began in January…
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Nissan Leaf rated at 99 MPGe by EPA – What will VOLT get?

November 23, 2010 - New Canaan, CT The EPA has just announced official fuel economy ratings for the Nissan Leaf, the first mass-produced Electric Car.  The Leaf will display a fuel economy rating of 99mpg, even though the car uses no 'gasoline' in the true sense of the word. Unlike the Chevy VOLT, which has an…
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Behind the Scenes with Chevy VOLT: Karl Chevrolet shares our First Drive

Monday, November 8, 2010 - Secaucus, NJ and New Canaan, CT That's right, were coming to you from the Meadowlands in New Jersey, where GM is conducting sales and service training for dealership staff ahead of the official launch of the 2011 Chevy VOLT later this month. About a dozen team members from KARL Chevrolet will be…
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Behind the Scenes with Chevy VOLT: First Visit to New Canaan!

Late last week, while sitting at his desk working up a quote for a customer, Steve Karl was greeted by a gentleman in his office doorway who introduced himself as "Manager of Residual Values" for General Motors.  No big deal; we get visits from lots of GM Executives here at KARL Chevrolet as our dealership is close…
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How does the new Chevrolet VOLT work?

In our lifetime, there has not been another new vehicle that has garnered so much attention and grass-roots interest as the Chevy VOLT ..... and its not even available for sale until late November 2010!  Since its debut as a concept car at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2007, I have closely followed the development…
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Chevrolet VOLT will be at Live Green CT!

NEW CANAAN, CT - For Immediate Release, September 10, 2010: The 2011 Chevrolet VOLT will make its first official public appearance at the Live Green CT expo on September 18th and 19th! Live Green Connecticut! will promote living green with a focus on education, sustainability, caring for the environment and our natural resources. This event will bring…
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What makes the Chevrolet VOLT a better Electric Car for Connecticut Drivers?

With the recent announcement of introductory pricing for the Chevy VOLT, area consumers from all over Fairfield and Westchester county have been calling and emailing to get more information.  Yes, KARL Chevrolet is an official VOLT Launch market dealer.  We are excited and already getting prepared to receive our first VOLT models late this year. Here is…
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