Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread Bobby Keeland via EV
Brucepd5 wrote; < If anyone has not posted their view on what they 'think' or 'feel' a < 'compliance car' is, I ask that you do, for the record. First of all, my wife and I are not yet EV drivers. We tried to be EV or at least HEV drivers in late 2008, but NONE were available at that time in our

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread paul dove via EV
Canadian versions of the Chevrolet Bolt EV will be initially available only in three provinces, as General Motors seeks to stoke demand by taking advantage of government rebates. Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 11, 2017, at 4:41 PM, Roger Stockton via EV wrote: > > paul dove

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread Roger Stockton via EV
brucedp5 wrote: > So, the less informed as Roger (people in the public, EVnoobs), would hear > the phrase 'compliance car' without initially & truly understanding what > it means, & just surmise (pick-up) that it is a not a positive thing. I > would hope that those EVnoobs would later do the

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread Roger Stockton via EV
paul dove wrote: > Quebec becomes the first Canadian province and 11th North American market, > after 10 US states, to adopt a ZEV mandate. Just as California does not constitute the entire American market, Quebec is not the entire Canadian market. The Bolt is offered for sale in other

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread brucedp5 via EV
Roger's response is correct as there is a definition of the term. But I am talking about what humans do, not an academic (funkandwagnalls.com) definition [ http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Funk%20and%20Wagnall ]. Humans take a word or phrase and change its use over time (as in

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread paul dove via EV
-connected lobbyists in Quebec t... | | | | From: Roger Stockton via EV <ev@lists.evdl.org> To: Electric Vehicle Discussion List <ev@lists.evdl.org> Sent: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:38 PM Subject: Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt n

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread paul dove via EV
Tesla doesn't advertise either From: Ron Porter via EV <ev@lists.evdl.org> To: brucedp5 via EV <ev@lists.evdl.org> Sent: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 9:22 AM Subject: Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ... My opinion is that an EV from a ma

Re: [EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-11 Thread Roger Stockton via EV
brucedp5 wrote: > That post and its responses are really about what 'we each' think what a > 'compliance car' is. > > I had this thought over a week ago when a news item tried to say the Bolt > was not a compliance car based on how many EVs GM 'had to' produce vs how > many more GM said they

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2017-01-11 Thread Ron Porter via EV
--From: brucedp5 via EV Date: Tue, Jan 10, 2017 22:12To: ev@lists.evdl.org;Cc: Subject:[EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ... [refhttp://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/Chevy-Bolt-named-top-car-in-N-America-tp4685382p4685412.html]That post and its

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2017-01-11 Thread robert winfield via EV
? So, how do you define 'compliance car' ? I bought a 2014 Volt because I wanted at least a partial EV, Tesla only other option and unsure if I would survive surgery and i regularly do 1,100 mile trips (where I could use a supercharger) 2014 Volt = 16kWh battery, 66% usable (~10.3kWh)3kW max

[EVDL] What is a compliance car? : ... Bolt named top car ...

2017-01-10 Thread brucedp5 via EV
[ref http://electric-vehicle-discussion-list.413529.n4.nabble.com/Chevy-Bolt-named-top-car-in-N-America-tp4685382p4685412.html ] That post and its responses are really about what 'we each' think what a 'compliance car' is. I had this thought over a week ago when a news item tried to say the