• 23-FEB-2012

  • SOURCE: General Motors - Global

2012 Chevrolet Volt Cleared for California's Carpool Lanes

Chevy Volt in the HOV lane in California

A low emission model of the 2012 Chevrolet Volt electric car are on their way to California, where customers will qualify for a $1,500 state rebate and be allowed to drive solo in the state's carpool lanes.

Volts with the Low Emissions Package, which is standard for California, began shipping from the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck plant this week and should begin arriving at the more than 140 participating Chevrolet dealerships in California before the end of the month.