General Motors Corp. will launch the Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle in China ahead of other global markets outside the U.S., says Joseph Liu, executive vice president of Shanghai General Motors Co. Ltd. Speaking at a news conference in Shanghai, Liu tells reporters GM “has plans to sell the Volt electric car in China in November 2011, ahead of even the European market.” Adam Opel GmbH next year will launch the Ampera, the Volt’s European-market cousin. China is GM’s ...

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