Driving the Chevy Volt at the 2009 LA autoshow

Tony Posawatz, the vehicle line director for the Chevy Volt, and I drove the Chevy Volt in Los Angeles, CA. Posawatz shows me how the car works, the different modes and how to create more regenerative braking.

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.