Real World Test Drive Chevy Volt 2011
It's the most anticipated piece of technology since the iPod. Grant Winter takes us for a Real World Test Drive of the Chevy Volt:
Two Retired GM Engineers Test Drive a Chevy Volt
On October 28, 2010 in Warren Michigan two retired GM engineers had the opportunity to test drive a new Chevy Volt.
2012 Chevy Volt electric car review
http://www.usedcarsite.net/for-sale/2012-chevrolet-volt 2012 Chevy Volt electric car review Trim-Specific Features VOLT Please note: Features to the right may be in addition to, or in place of, features in other trims. Vehicle Key Features VOLT Electric drive unit 149 hp, 273 lb.-ft. of torque. Standard On-board generator/engine 1.4L internal combustion engine with 83 hp; requires premium fuel. Standard Brakes 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc electro-hydraulic power system with StabiliTrak. Standard StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System Includes brake assist, Traction Control and a regenerative system on front brakes Standard Tire Pressure Monitor Standard Power outlets Three auxiliary 12-volt outlets including one in the front center console, one in the rear console and one in the upper instrument panel storage bin. Standard Power adjustable mirrors Heated, body-color mirrors with integrated turn signal indicators. Standard 17" 5-spoke forged-painted aluminum wheels Standard 17" 5-spoke forged-polished aluminum wheels Available Touch-sensitive center controls Includes Driver Mode Control switch and 7" (diagonal) LCD touch screen. Standard SiriusXM Satellite Radio2 with three trial months Enjoy a wide variety of commercial-free music channels, sports, news and talk, comedy, family programming and more from coast-to-coast. Standard XM NavTraffic3 standard for three months Standard Bluetooth®4 wireless technology for select phones Offers hands-free calling capability. Standard Cruise control Standard USB port5 Standard Six speaker system Standard Bose® Premium Energy Efficient Speaker System. Seven speakers including a sub-woofer. Available Color Touch Radio. AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 playback Standard Audio System with Navigation and DVD and MP3 playback Includes voice recognition, Radio Data System (RDS) and timeshift function. Available Hard drive 30GB of audio data storage. Available Air conditioning. Standard Air bags6 Dual-stage frontal, side-impact and driver's knee air bags, plus roof-rail side-impact bags for front and rear outboard seating positions. Includes Passenger Sensing System. Standard Premium Cloth seating Standard Heated seats. Driver and front passenger with selectable automatic activation. Available Leather-appointed seat trim Perforated leather-appointed seating with color-keyed textile accents. Available Door trim Premium with layered graphics. Available Keyless Access Passive unlock and lock on all doors including liftgate Standard Power door locks and windows Standard OnStar®3 with three years of service with Directions & Connections® Plan including Turn-by-Turn Navigation. The unmatched lifesaving technology of OnStar to help keep you safe. Standard Remote vehicle starter system. Standard Pedestrian-friendly alert Driver-activated horn chirp using turn signal lever button. Standard Charge control Programmable time-of-day charging with indicator light. Standard 110-volt charge cord Standard Rear Camera and Park Assist Package Includes rear vision camera system and front/rear parking assist. Available Leather-wrapped steering wheel Available Ultrasonic parking assist Front and rear Available Tire inflator kit Standard used and new 2012 chevy volt for sale
Chevy Volt shines over the long haul
The Volt's gasoline engine makes long trips possible, but hurts long-distance fuel economy.