Chevrolet Volt Test Drive Impressions
After a five hour stint with the Volt, I offer up some impressions. Driven
from downtown Los Angeles, up to Mulholland Drive and then to the Angeles
Tour Of My Chevy Volt
Check out my long range review here:
A brief tour of my new Chevy Volt. Shot and edited on an iPhone 4.
2012 Chevy Volt electric car review
2012 Chevy Volt electric car review
Please note: Features to the right may be in addition to, or in place of,
features in other trims.
Vehicle Key Features
Electric drive unit
149 hp, 273 lb.-ft. of torque. Standard
1.4L internal combustion engine with 83 hp; requires premium fuel.
4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc electro-hydraulic power system with
StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System
Includes brake assist, Traction Control and a regenerative system on front
Tire Pressure Monitor Standard
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.
Power adjustable mirrors
Heated, body-color mirrors with integrated turn signal indicators.
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.
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.
30GB of audio data storage. Available
Air conditioning. Standard
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
Driver and front passenger with selectable automatic activation. Available
Leather-appointed seat trim
Perforated leather-appointed seating with color-keyed textile accents.
Premium with layered graphics. Available
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.
Remote vehicle starter system. Standard
Driver-activated horn chirp using turn signal lever button. Standard
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.
Leather-wrapped steering wheel Available
Ultrasonic parking assist
Front and rear Available
Tire inflator kit Standard
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CHEVY VOLT TEST DRIVE
Rich McFadden test drives the 2011 Chevy Volt for the Radio America and
Good Day listeners
Jay Leno Puts 10,000 Miles on His Volt
America's favorite and funniest car buff JAY LENO surprised automotive
enthusiasts gathered at the LA Auto Show when he drove his Chevy Volt on
stage to celebrate 10,000 miles on the electric grid. Jay has yet to use
the original tank of gas from when he bought the vehicle last year!
DRIVE- 2011 Chevrolet Volt
Unless you've been isolated in a yurt distilling organic fuel for your
bio-diesel hybrid, it's been tough to miss the hype of the Chevrolet Volt.
The extended range electric vehicle is now available in select markets. Tom
Voelk takes a look to see if it's worth getting amped up over.
Chevrolet Volt Long Distance Trip Review 2
Check out one of the first documented long distance trips in the new
Chevrolet Volt. This ten hour trip was from Virginia to Atlanta, Georgia.
View the features that the Volt incorporates to switch back and forth from
Gas to Electric
GM Detroit Hamtramck - Chevrolet Volt body build
Robots weld body panels for the 2001 Chevrolet Volt at GM's Detroit
Hamtramck factory, October 2010.
15 people across America were invited by General Motors to be on the
Chevrolet Volt Customer Advisory Board. We were given new Chevy Volts to
drive and evaluate for 3 months prior to product launch. Prior to receiving
our cars, CAB members were invited to Detroit to meet GM execs, drive the
Volt at the Milford Proving Grounds, and visit the Detroit Hamtramck
factory where the Volt will be built. During the factory tour, Volt body
panels are welded with high precision by these robots.
Chevy Volt Test Drive
Lyle Dennis of GM-Volt.com gets to test drive a near-production Chevy Volt
integration Vehicle on a test track in Los Angeles California. He is
accompanied by the car's cheif engineer and vehicle line director.
Chevy Volt Review
Commuters may be able to drive using only battery power with General
Motor's Chevrolet Volt, due to reach showrooms by the end of 2010. For
longer trips, a small gasoline engine kicks in when the cars lithium-ion
pack is not enough. Paul Eisenstein reports on the importance of this new
vehicle and explains the cost issues that come with purchasing a hybrid.