Clearly things like automotive production delays are of almost insignificant importance next to the loss of life and the suffering being experienced by the people of Japan right now. Please understand that this report was written to supplement US automotive Chevy Volt news and was not intended to detract from the dire situation there.
We did, however, find it interesting that the Chevy Volt the transmission is built in Japan. Specifically, it is apparently built in a factory that has been shut down as a result of the recent tsunami.
For more information check out what Inside Line has to say about the potential Chevy Volt production delay.