Kang Chang-beom, vice president of LG Chem, supplier of the Chevrolet Bolt’s batteries, predicted that at least 30,000 EV hatches will be sold in 2017.
Kang Chang-beom made the prediction at a conference call discussing the company’s third quarter earnings.
The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt goes on sale late this year in the US with a price of US$37,495. That comes down to US$29,995 after a US$7,500 federal tax credit. [2017 Chevrolet pricing and specifications here.]