Chevrolet Volt

2016 Chevrolet Volt: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on April 21, 2016


CARS.COM — Chevrolet redesigned its plug-in Volt for 2016, and although the new Volt's greater range and fuel economy are big news, so too is its backseat. For 2016, the Volt has five seats, instead of four, with a new… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on April 21, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet redesigned its plug-in Volt for 2016, and although the new Volt's greater range and fuel economy are big news, so too is its backseat. For 2016, the Volt has five seats, instead of four, with a new… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt Video

By Kelsey Mays on April 13, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet redesigned its plug-in Volt for 2016 with more conventional exterior styling, better range and an interior with five seats instead of four. But will the update be enough to get people to look past cheap gas prices?… Read More

Who Loves the Chevrolet Volt? Critters

By Aaron Bragman on February 24, 2016

CARS.COM — I'm a big fan of the Chevrolet Volt, having now leased two of the plug-in hybrid cars for my family. We like the ability to commute without using any gasoline and the convenience of charging it up at… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt Real-World Fuel Economy

By Aaron Bragman on February 1, 2016

CARS.COM — The Chevrolet Volt has been a party of one since its introduction — no other plug-in hybrid electric vehicle can do what it can while seating four people plus luggage. The first-generation model delivered at least 38 miles… Read More

GM Launches New Car Sharing Service Maven

By Matt Schmitz on January 21, 2016

CARS.COM — GM knows a whole lot about manufacturing and selling cars. Now the Detroit automaker is looking to become a car-sharing maven. GM today announced its new smartphone-operated car-sharing service, Maven, the automaker's attempt to get a foothold in… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt Review

By Aaron Bragman on December 7, 2015

Chevrolet has transformed the Volt from a quirky science experiment into an extremely impressive premium compact sedan, with far more refinement and usable technology than any of its competitors. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt: First Drive

By Aaron Bragman on October 6, 2015

The standard practice of many Japanese automakers is to change popular models minimally from generation to generation. Instead, they focus on continuous improvement. It may seem obvious, but "fix what's broken" is not something American automakers often practice. Instead, they're… Read More

Chevrolet Boosts Range of 2016 Volt by 40 Percent

By Matt Schmitz on August 4, 2015

In real estate, the three most important factors are location, location, location. With electric vehicles, it's range, range, range. To that end, EV shoppers have an extra incentive with the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid electric car. The new Volt… Read More

Chevy's Cool New Option Prevents Smartphone Overheating

By Matt Schmitz on July 2, 2015

How's this for an option: an air conditioner for your smartphone? We know what you're thinking — #firstworldproblems — but try to reserve your skepticism. It's actually rather practical. Recognizing motorists' ever-increasing reliance on their smartphones, Chevrolet is addressing the… Read More

Chevrolet Drops Price on 2016 Volt

By Kelsey Mays on May 4, 2015

GM is slashing more than $1,000 off the price of the redesigned-for-2016 Chevrolet Volt. The new Volt has more electric range (50 miles) and better gas mileage (41 mpg combined) once the engine-generator kicks in over its previous generation. Those… Read More