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Buick Velite 5 Launches With 72 Miles Of Electric Range

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Chevrolet Volt’s fancier cousin has arrived in China and Buick says it can go up to 72 miles on battery power alone. Of course, that 72-mile figure in on China’s more optimistic testing cycle, so expect real-world electric range to more more Volt-like at 53 miles or so.

Chevrolet Volt Arrives in China as the Buick Velite 5

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - At the 2017 Shanghai auto show, Buick introduced the Velite 5, a rebadged Chevrolet Volt made specifically for the Chinese market. Featuring the same Voltec powertrain as in the Volt that combines two electric motors, a T-shaped lithium-ion battery mounted low, an electronically variable automatic transmission, and a 1.5-liter I-4 that serves as a range extender, Buick says the Velite 5 can travel up to 116 kilometers (72 miles) in EV mode or 768 kilometers (477 miles) with a full charge and a full tank of gas.

General Motors to offer "New Energy Vehicle (NEV) subsidy" in China on Buick Velite plug-in

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GM said on Tuesday it would offer a 36,000 yuan ($5,233) discount to Chinese buyers on its Buick Velite plug-in hybrid car when it goes on sale in the country later this year.

Leaked: The Buick Velite 5 Is China’s Chevrolet Volt

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A leaked photo of the upcoming Buick Velite 5, it will debut on next month’s Shanghai Auto Show and launch on the Chinese car market in Q3. The Velite 5 is a variant of the Chevrolet Volt with a different front and rear, manufactured in China by the Shanghai-GM joint venture.

Leaked Buick Velite 5 Image Proves It’s A Chevrolet Volt For China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick Velite 5 Leaked Photo Confirms It’s A Chevy Volt For China The design has gone through some mild updates at the front, but nothing to write home about. Well, that didn’t take too long.

Buick's Velite 5 is a rebadged Chevy Volt for China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Velite 5's 1.5-liter engine and lithium ion battery pack provide up to 466 miles of range, with the first 62 miles or so coming on battery power alone. That's more range than Chevy quotes for the Volt, so we're not sure what methodology Buick is using to calculate mileage. Still, even if it's more like the Volt's estimated range of 53 real-world miles, it would be enough for many Chinese drivers to avoid the gas station altogether.

Buick Velite 5 is a Rebadged Chevrolet Volt for China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick in China is getting a version of the Chevrolet Volt extended-range EV called the Velite 5. The car will be the brand’s first EREV when it launches soon in the emerging market.