The 2016 Chevrolet Volt is a plug-in hybrid compact sedan ever installed with one of the most technologically advanced powertrain in a passenger car. Although 2016 Chevrolet Volt is relatively expensive considering its size and includes only four seats, large head for the Volt is almost infinite fuel consumption under certain driving conditions. The 2016 Chevrolet Volt looks its battery capacity increased to 17.1 kWh and wins OnStar with 4G LTE and a built-in Wi-Fi hotspot.
2016 Chevrolet Volt Overview
Half of the voltage drive train consists of an electric motor of 150 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, and a cell 220, 16 kWh lithium-ion battery. The 2016 Chevrolet Volt, electric drive unit of Volt is an electric field only 38-mile, if your route or the level of daily driving shorter this distance, you could theoretically never put gas in the Chevrolet Volt, making it a financially and environmentally responsible car for customers with driving needs short range.
For the previous year, the 2016 Chevrolet Volt was obtained a battery modifications – GM describes it as “minor changes to the composition of the chemistry of the battery cell material” – that is sufficient to increase its EV-only range. 38 miles (35 against) a full charge EPA formally assessed the Volt to 98 MPGe – miles per gallon equivalent – in pure electric mode, an increase of four over last model year. The downside of the recent changes is that the charging time slightly increased. Use a standard 120V outlet, the Volt now 10.5 hours (over 10 hours), while a 240V charger now takes 4.25 hours (compared to 4 hours).
The 2016 Chevrolet Volt is driven for more than 38 miles, but the other half of its powertrain comes in 1.4-liter gasoline engine, which pulls up to recharge the batteries and to power to the wheels to send high speed under certain driving conditions , All right, but not spectacular numbers compared to normal hybrid vehicles, which are often the mid-forties – rated with the current gas engine, the Volt is at 35 mpg city and 40 mpg on the highway. But with the petrol engine for the Volt offers a useful range of 380 miles before need to replenish or recharge the batteries.
One of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt powertrain space for four occupants, rather than the normal five necessary compromises, the T-shaped battery is the space normally occupied by the rear middle seat. Otherwise the interior of the Volt’s small but classic in intent enough to make the transition from gasoline cars to Volt less dramatic. The 2016 Chevrolet Volt, center console has a 7-inches touch screen that works both as a navigation device and a display point of the vehicle information. Air conditioning controls are traditional tactile keys, and relatively few buttons or populate the dashboard. The digital instrument panel is futuristic, but easy to decipher and has a screen that helps build more efficient driving style.
The design of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt’s gasoline engine for cargo loading, but the box contains only 10.6 cubic feet of storage space, a function of the space occupied by the battery and the sloping roofline of the car. Outside 2016 Chevrolet Volt, the style of the Volt is primarily determined by the aerodynamics. A normal looking grid actually closed on closer inspection – for its present appearance, but are not actually required to assist cooling.
2016 Chevrolet Volt Standard Features
Standard features on the 2016 Chevrolet Volt include key-less ignition / entry, remote start, automatic climate control, cruise control, a tilt and telescopic steering wheel, Bluetooth, with step-by-step navigation includes OnStar MyLink Bluetooth smartphone integration, a six-speaker AM / FM / CD audio system with iPod jack and a touch screen interface.
The list of options for 2016 Chevrolet Volt, includes a navigation system with voice control, real-time traffic information and 30GB of music storage and a Bose premium audio system. The Chevrolet Volt premium trim package includes the leather upholstery, leather steering wheel and heated front seats, while the rear view camera and parking aid package brings a rear view camera with parking sensors front and rear. New interior accent colors are white and red and spicy, while Summit White and Blue Topaz Metallic added range to the outside.
2016 Chevrolet Volt safety
Every 2016 Chevrolet Volt comes standard with front and dual side airbags, two front and rear head airbags, and traction and stability control systems.