Media Skills: Blogging [LO-5] U.S. automakers haven’t had much good news to share lately. GM, in particular, has been going through a rough time, entering bankruptcy, shedding assets, and relying on bailouts from the U.S. and Canadian governments to stay in business. The news isn’t entirely bleak, however. Chevrolet, one of the brands in the GM automotive stable, has recently introduced the Volt, a gas/electric hybrid that might finally give drivers a viable alternative to the wildly popular Toyota Prius.
Your task: Working with a team assigned by your instructor, write a post for GM’s dealer-only blog that describes the new Volt and the benefi ts it off ers car owners. Include at least one photo and one link to the Volt section of GM’s website. You can learn more about the Volt at Chevy’s website, www.chevrolet.com .