Post Tagged with: "Chevy Volt"

March 20, 2012 06:11

Obama Insane-istration spends $4.4 million to train firefighters how not to be electrocuted in Chevy Volt fires

Four more years of this insanity? Obama’s Utopian green dream car built by union bailout money and subsidized by even more tax dollars can catch fire and then electrocute first responders trying to save the driver. So the DOE has allocated $4.4 million of your borrowed tax dollars to train firemen on how to first cut the battery cables twice before trying to save you. They get stupider and stupider.

March 8, 2012 05:07

Reasons to Buy a Chevy Volt

Chevy Volt - Building a Better Tomorrow from Ben Howe on Vimeo.

The Volt joke has become symbolic of Obama’s “green” schemes to take your green and give it to companies that pretend to do something to save the planet but actually are doing more to save or create Obama campaign contributions. In GM’s case the auto unions which supported Obama with hundreds of millions of dues dollars were paid back with billions in taxpayer dollars to bailout GM and Chrysler.

January 26, 2012 09:50

Obama administration hiding safety issues with pet GM

Rep. Darrell Issa implies that the administration has been protecting GM’s high profile Volt after battery fires show real safety concerns. Obama pushed the Volt as part of his green dream for America. The Volt has been shown to be costing US taxpayers $24,000 per car sold.

January 9, 2012 16:58

Volt jolt – $250,000 taxpayer subsidy per “green” car

In a classic example of Obama’s green schemes the touted future of the auto industry the all electric Chevy Volt costs taxpayers about $250,000 per car and is affordable only by the rich.

January 6, 2012 10:50

Newt : Recall Obama along with the Volt

GM is recalling the biggest flop in autos since the Edsel. The Chevy electric Volt was touted by Obama as the future of the auto industry. Even with tens of thousands of dollars in government subsidies and fleet purchases by the government and its cronies like GE the Volt has failed dismally in sales. Now it has been discovered that the batteries in these “green” cars catch fire.

December 19, 2011 17:56

Obama subsidizing the rich to prop up Chevy Volt sales

Already wasting billions in paying off the auto unions by bailing out Chrysler and GM, Obama pushes his green dreams which have become a nightmare reality in the Chevy Volt. Always crying that the rich need to “pay their fair share” Obama then subsidizes the rich when they purchase already heavily subsidized electric cars. Its OK though he’s using your money to subsidize them.

January 20, 2011 06:11

A jolt for the Volt? Loses range in cold weather

The Wall Street Journal’s Jonathan Welsh discusses whether the electric vehicle can make it through the winter weather. Government subsidies and government purchases have failed to prop up Chevy Volt sales. Electric cars are essentially coal powered since 46% of electricity is generated by coal.

November 22, 2010 06:33

Electric cars could cause blackouts

Electric cars can draw as much power as a small house putting stress on neighborhood transformers and power grids. And remember most electricity comes from coal and oil so you’re not doing anything for the environment except creating toxic waste batteries.

August 2, 2010 07:01

Krauthammer: “The Chevy Volt Is A Disaster”

Charles Krauthammer: “The only people who are going to buy it are going to be very rich people who are going to park it outside their townhouse for ostentatious show of how virtuous they are while they drive around in their Cadillac Escalade.” -video at RealClearPolitics

August 2, 2010 06:24

President Obama’s electric car subsidies are snobby and foolish

Green cars for the rich? Where does the federal government get off spending the average person’s tax dollars to help better-off-than-average Americans buy expensive new cars?