Tag Archives: 2016 Chevrolet Volt

Five plug-in hybrids debuting in America this fall

CheatSheet.com is bullish on plug-in hybrids, noting that the vehicles allow drivers to cover more than 75% of their trips on pure electric power while overing well over 300 miles of range for longer weekend trips. “While we love electric vehicles for their superior green and performance specs, we love plug-in hybrids even more for their versatility and are excited about the new slate of options hitting the…

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Hybrids Still Hot: Saving Gas Never Goes Out of Style

Despite the drop in gas prices, the Chicago Auto Show showed that interest in hybrid vehicles remains strong. A story in the Northwest Indiana Times highlights the 2016 Chevrolet Volt, a plug-in hybrid that can travel 50 miles using electric power and 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, which can travel further on pore electric power than any other midsize plug-in hybrid sedan.…

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New Chevy Volt announced

The 2016 Chevrolet Volt will offer enhanced range and performance, thanks to a lighter and more efficient drivetrain. The all-new Voltec extended range electric vehicle propulsion system will allow Volt owners to drive more than 1,000 miles between gasoline fill-ups with a total estimated driving range exceeding 400 miles. Featuring a new, 192-cell/18.4-kWh lithium-ion battery pack and new, 111-kW two-motor drive…

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