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bongobro

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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2011 1:41:04 AM

Tonight I saw a Chevy Volt on the street for the first time ever. And, not surprisingly, it was dressed in the livery of the region's major electric utility--and rather bright livery at that--as it moved through the parking lot of the supercenter where I work.

Has anyone actually seen a Volt being driven by Joe or Jane Lunch Bucket yet? If so, where? (I have a feeling you're more likely to see a Chevy Vega than a Chevy Volt, because nobody I know can afford one, much less wants one.)
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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2014 9:47:38 AM

no
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2014 9:19:28 AM

So often now that it is no longer remarkable.
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gator2002
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 9:17:54 AM

No
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psm80134
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 9:08:38 AM

Yes.
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speedy700
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 9:00:16 AM

Yes, just saw one over the weekend. At first I didn't recognize what it was.
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 8:58:42 AM

Several
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contiki
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 8:56:30 AM

yes..........
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Norm1947
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 12:20:45 AM

yes
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Pugpal
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2014 12:18:24 AM

I see one every week or two. My organization has a fleet of hybrids and electric cars, including the Volt, Leaf and Camry. So far, I have only driven the Camry and was quite impressed with it - even though it was one of the older models (a 2009 if not mistaken) - and high tech does not easily impress me.
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Jmac2008
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2014 11:26:25 PM

Yes
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cDagasGo
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2014 9:48:31 PM

No
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mhradecky
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2014 12:19:03 PM

yes.
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Bridge2012
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2014 11:24:00 AM

yes
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davisadm
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2014 10:38:55 AM

Being in SoCal, where people have to show off their "green attempts", yes I see them almost every day.
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gvan
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2014 10:10:18 AM

Sure, saw another one this morning.
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DasAuto92
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Message Posted: Apr 16, 2014 6:41:34 PM

Yes as a matter of fact...always parked in the same spot for the last month or so.
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Big Dan
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Message Posted: Apr 16, 2014 4:43:54 PM

Yes everyday around the GM technical center.
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dakine
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Message Posted: Apr 16, 2014 2:01:33 PM

I saw one yesterday.
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pilotdlh
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Message Posted: Apr 16, 2014 11:58:41 AM

I just saw one. I didn't know what it was at first.
It's a GREAT looking car!
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bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2014 10:13:26 AM

Yes, about once a week I'll see one.
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2014 10:01:20 AM

"One or two at best. It is not a really good looking car."

Sadly its one of the best looking GM products.
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GrumpyCat
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2014 10:00:07 AM

Rarely.
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ZZZoop
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2014 9:58:27 AM

>>It is not a really good looking car.<<

Sort of like a cross between a Prius and an Aztec.
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Birkut
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2014 9:21:56 AM

One or two at best. It is not a really good looking car.
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FuelPump
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2014 8:09:46 AM

There are quite a few of them in this area. See them often.
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FieroGT
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2014 10:36:17 AM

I have, but very rarely. I suspect that the Volt will be gone in a year or so. Another not so wonderful GM development.
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2014 6:17:23 AM

No
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Ratso
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2014 5:55:03 AM

See one or two almost everyday...whats the biggie ? They are out there ...costly, but out there..
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2014 1:50:57 AM

I saw one yesterday
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2014 12:14:26 AM

yes
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2014 12:10:12 AM

yes
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 9:21:32 PM

No
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 6:04:13 PM

There are a few around Metro Boston. There is one that lives 2 blocks away from my house. I don't see it every day but maybe once every week or so.
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luvmyrv
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 2:48:41 PM

yup...someone on our street has one.
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TomB2
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 2:19:56 PM

Nope, never
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Norm1947
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 12:20:58 PM

yes
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 12:05:00 PM

No
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Travelocity
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 4:47:25 PM

I seen several but I seen more Prius .....
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 4:14:40 PM

yes
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ace12012
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 2:52:46 PM

I have seen several.
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gvan
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 1:41:18 PM

"Nope, never seen one and I look for one every day. People I have talked to who have thought about buying one can't even find a dealer who can get one."

Try one of these dealers. They are all listed as St. Louis area dealers having at least one 2013-2014 Volt in their inventory.

Poage Chevy
Modern Auto Company
Johnny Landoff Chevy
Lou Fusz
Weber Chevy
Jim Trenary
Elco Chevy
Sapaugh Chevy
Steve Schmitt-Brubaker
Fairground Auto Plaza
Don Brown
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gvan
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 1:29:50 PM

I see them fairly often. Someone in my neighborhood owns one. I see more Volts than Tesla or Leaf automobiles.
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 6:40:54 AM

Yes
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Feb 3, 2014 6:40:33 AM

Last Chevy Volt I saw was in the parking lot of the nearby building I go to to drop off UPS Express Envelopes.
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pilotdlh
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2014 12:32:40 PM

No.
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jimmy544
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2014 12:15:19 PM

They are rare but you see one now and then around here. You never see Vegas anymore in MA they all rusted out years ago and got junked. I have met two people that have them and they were all positive. One guy told me that he only filled the gas tank twice in a whole year of driving.
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TomB2
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2014 12:11:04 PM

I keep watching, but have yet to ever see one even on a dealer's lot.
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FuelPump
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2014 8:40:36 AM

Yes, more and more all the time.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2014 6:48:18 AM

I have seen two Volts on our highways that is all I have seen.....

One silver and one black........
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Message Posted: Jan 30, 2014 6:39:41 AM

No
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