The Chevrolet Volt is coming out with a completely new look, both in the interiors as well as the exterior. The 2016 Chevy Volt is also having a change under its hood. This means that the new Chevy Volt gets a complete makeover that looks quite promising and attractive. If you are a Chevrolet fan, then you will want to know more about the new changes that the Volt will be coming out with.
This is the 2nd generation of the Chevy hybrid Volt car that will be locking horns with the next Toyota Prius in the US markets. The 2016 Chevy hybrid Volt is pretty much a new model itself with the new hybrid system, interior and exterior as well as transmission system.
The all new Chevy Volt is offered with a battery capacity of 18.4kWh. The 111 kW electric drive unit makes use of two electric motors to work with the gear set to offer greater power delivery whenever you want. The drive unit is lesser by 100 pounds in comparison to the previous model. The 4 cylinder direct injection gasoline engine is offered with a displacement of 1.5 liters. The gasoline engine can deliver 101 hp when working on gas.
The 2016 Chevy Volt comes with an all new exterior that makes the car look stunning. It is sleek and smooth and will grab the attention of every road user. There are subtle changes made to the exterior of the Chevy Volt and they look really impressive. The inside of the car has also undergone a few changes from the earlier model and now it is a comfortable daily drive car. It has a traditional looking interface that perfectly compliments the contemporary look of the car. The back seat comes with an armrest that can be drawn back to make it comfortable to seat three passengers.
The powerful batteries used in the 2016 Chevrolet Volt can give you 52 miles on battery alone. The gasoline engine will kick start once the battery power is over. You can tailor your driving to extract more miles out of the battery. General Motors engineers claim that you can get up to 70 miles covered with one full battery charge.
The new Chevy Volt can travel from 0 to 60 mph in just 8.4 seconds. It has great communication and connectivity with the road than the Prius and you can enjoy having great fun sitting behind the wheels of the Volt hybrid car. The new Volt is also very quiet when compared to its previous model.