2016 Chevy Volt shown at CES

Chevy whets the appetite, but full debut to come at Detroit. 

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Chevrolet just pulled off a surprise at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, revealing the 2016 Volt, if ever so briefly, before covering it back up.

As before, the new Volt's full debut will take place in another week at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. But the brief preview promptly blew up Twitter. Here's a sampling:

We're so excited about we brought it out early at ! Full details on 1/12 at .

— Chevy Electric (@ChevyElectric)

Chevy just surprised us with a peek at the new Volt at . Here it is!

— Tim Stevens (@Tim_Stevens)

This is your first look at the redesigned 2016 Chevy Volt:

— The Verge (@verge)

Chevy just gave a very quick look at the next-gen Volt at .

— CNET (@CNET)

Take a look at the new Chevy Volt

— Engadget (@engadget)

A surprise CES unveil, GM provides glimpse of next-gen Volt, offers no details. Curtains open for few mins.

— WSJ Autos (@WSJautos)

The very first look at the 2016 Chevy Volt doesn’t disappoint:

— Gizmodo (@Gizmodo)

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