The Opel Ampera has already reached the end of its career, its US sister model Chevrolet V olt may be a Make a second attempt to bring the electric car idea en masse to the traveling population. The new edition looks much more pleasing, is sportier. The 17-inch rims with 215/50 tires also fit. In addition, the new Volt should slip much more smoothly through the wind. The new Chevrolet Volt is 4.58 meters long, 1.80 meters wide and 1.43 meters high. The wheelbase is 2.69 meters. The interior should offer space for 5 passengers and also swallow around 300 liters of luggage.
New Chevrolet Volt will be launched at the end of 2015
The new, around 45 kilograms lighter drive train of the Chevrolet Volt powers a 111 kW and 398 Nm electric motor with a 1.5-liter four-cylinder petrol engine with 101 hp as a range extender. Only the front wheels are driven. A lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 18.4 kWh serves as the energy storage device. Chevrolet specifies the purely electric range at around 80 kilometers. If the range extender, which is equipped with an almost 34 liter gas tank, works, the range should be up to 676 kilometers. The battery can be recharged at a conventional socket (230 V) in around 4.5 hours.
The cockpit has a freely programmable display and a large touchscreen that, in addition to the entertainment system, also bundles many operating functions and so many Saves buttons. The new Chevrolet Volt End of 2015. Prices have not yet been announced.