Volt launches in US The GM Chevy division launches the long awaited Volt. The Volt is a GM Chevy product and is expected to be sold in Europe as the Amerea under the other GM brands, Vauxhall and Opel. Tagged: GM, volt About Alastair Editor of the EV Info site. Past owner and driver of Corbin Sparrow, GEM and Tango T600. Current driver of Nissan Leaf.