Now we'll see if the new Chevy Volt lives up to the hype.
Now we'll see if it's a novelty for early adapters who want an electric car or if it's the mass market hit as GM is hoping.
Now we'll see if America is ready to embrace electric cars on a widespread basis.
Today, GM begins production of its all new Chevy Volt at its Hamtramck plant in Detroit. As Job #1 events go, this is one of the most highly anticipated we've seen in years. And for good reason. The Volt has been pushed by GM executives, auto industry leaders, and environmentalists as a game changer. The kind of electric car that will be in demand by every day Joes, not just the wealthy or eco-friendly folks in California.