The 2016 Chevrolet Volt was launched commercially in the United States. Compared to its previous generation improves their autonomy in pure electric mode can reach almost 90 kilometers.
L a new generation of Chevrolet Volt marketing began in the United States . This is the second installment of hybrid General Motors , which comes to market with a substantial improvement of its autonomy in electric mode, compared to the model it replaces.
While its exterior aesthetics has not changed much compared to Chevy Volt previous generation, is in the passenger compartment where the biggest changes seem to have been concentrated. First its interior has a more conventional design , which will please many customers, but walked away from the minimalist design and even futuristic model it replaces. But also has improved the perceived quality , thanks to the use of better materials, and have incorporated an improved allocation.
The 2016 Chevrolet Volt uses a propulsion system hybrid combines a naturally aspirated 1.5-liter engine that produces 101 hp, with a second electric motor that achieves a combined output of 150 horsepower and 398 Nm of torque. When compared to the model it replaces, in its second generation Volt is superior in most aspects , since it has more autonomy, is 12% more efficient, faster and 45 kilograms lighter.
The mechanical assembly allows the new Volt accelerate 0 to 100 km / h in just 8.4 seconds . Its battery that can be recharged at any outlet in the home network, is now greater capacity and use in purely electric mode, the Chevrolet Volt can travel almost 90 kilometers on a full charge. Its fuel consumption is 45 kilometers per liter in combined mode, while its 1.5-liter engine can travel 17.8 kilometers per liter.
The equipment is very complete and may have elements such as heated steering wheel, leather upholstery, electrically adjustable seats, Wi-Fi, automatic climate control, infotainment system with 8-inch screen, multiple airbags, headlights LED technology and driving assists as a reader of signs, lane change warning, autonomous braking system in city and cross traffic alert among the most notable.
Recommended New Volt to US prices are as follows:
- Chevrolet Volt PHEV $ 33,170 150 hp LT
- Chevrolet Volt PHEV Premier 150 HP $ 37,520
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