Apparently, there has been a change of plans in the production of the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV. It will not reach the whole nation this year after all as it will only be available in two states. In addition, the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV will have limited 2016 availability, full sales to start next year
The 2017 Chevy Bolt EV Limited
Uber Gizmo reported that the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV will be available in California and Oregon this year. Michelle Malcho, spokeswoman of General Motors, stated that the focus of GM this year is to get the cars ready for customers and added that the other states will also get the car but at a slower pace. It was mentioned that there will only be a limited quantity for despite the high rate of interest in the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV hitting the mass market.
Why The Change Of Plans?
According to report from Digital Trends, the sudden change of plan could be due to issues in the aspect of production. However, it was also mentioned in the same report that the 2017 Chevy Bolt may not actually be a mass market vehicle but only a compliance car given the fact that it will initially be delivered to California and Oregon, which are two of the 10 states with Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Mandate.
Why People Look Forward To 2017 Chevy Bolt EV
There are a several reasons why a lot of people are looking forward to the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV. A report from Uber Gizmo stated that compared to other electric cars on the market, the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV has better range with it being capable of 238 miles per charge and also comes in a very competitive price of $30,000. In addition, the 2017 Chevy Bolt will also be out earlier than the Tesla 3 that is considered to be its rival and a more expensive electric vehicle.