CHEVROLET VOLT

MODEL OVERVIEW Compared to other plug-in hybrids, the Chevrolet Volt offers superior driving dynamics and more all-electric range. When the battery is low on electric charge, a gas-powered generator activates to give you the extra juice necessary for long drives. History Originally previewed by a concept in 2007, the first-generation Chevrolet Volt and its unique Voltec powertrain system debuted for the 2011 model year. It featured a T-shaped 16 kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery pack coupled to an electric motor with 149 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque. The battery pack’s capacity was later increased to…

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