SAE International Story on Chevy Volt Named as Finalist in Best of the Web Awards

Mar 01, 2011, 14:06 ET from SAE International

WARRENDALE, Pa., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A story on the development of the Chevrolet Volt, which appeared in SAE International's digital magazine, Vehicle Electrification, has been named a finalist in the 2011 Best of the Web Awards.

2011 Chevrolet Volt Development Story - Inside GM's New Extended-Range Electric Car and its Technologies, which appeared in Vehicle Electrification's inaugural edition in November, is a finalist in the "Digital Magazine" category.  

The Best of the Web Awards honor online publications for their efforts and contributions to furthering the transformation of media brands in the digital age. The program is sponsored by

The SAE International story joins six other finalists in the category. The winner will be announced at an awards breakfast on Thursday, April 7, at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.

Vehicle Electrification, published quarterly, is part of SAE International's new website dedicated to vehicle electrification - In addition to the magazine, the site offers several resources related to hybrids, EVs and other related technology, including standards, technical papers, professional events, books, research papers and training.  

SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series.

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Contact: Shawn Andreassi of SAE International, 1-724-772-8522 or

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