Chevy Bolt “Driver Confidence” and “Comfort and Convenience” Packages Explained

The cabin and dash view of the 2020 Chevy Bolt

Despite recent setbacks with the recall involving the Chevrolet Bolt batteries, sales of the Bolt EV have been strong since the car first arrived back in 2017. The Bolt offers utility, a competitive price tag, very strong range numbers which do a lot to assuage so-called “range anxiety,” and also a number of added packages … Read more

Should I Charge My Chevy Bolt to 100%? How Often Should I Charge It?

A Chevy Bolt electric vehicle charging at a free public charging station

The world of Chevy Bolt charging has become confused of late, mostly thanks to the nationwide recall of models now covering well over 100,000 models in the US. There were ideas on charging that were prevalent before the recall that have since been changed as new non-defective batteries replace the original ones. The multi-billion dollar … Read more

My Chevy Bolt Still Has a 12-Volt Lead-Acid Battery…Why?

A conventional 12 volt lead acid battery

Promoters of electric vehicles are always telling us not just how eco-friendly the vehicles are, but also how cutting-edge and modern. If that’s the case, then why does my fantastic new Chevrolet Bolt EV still have a 12-volt lead-acid battery there? How has the car evolved past its engine, but not past its old battery? … Read more