2018 Chevrolet Volt Tacoma WA
2018 Chevrolet Volt at Sunset Chevrolet
2018 Chevrolet Volt has made the Driver Confidence package available for even more models, by making it accessible to all. This hybrid hatchback is great with a high enough electric range that you may never need to get gas again. As a plug-in hybrid, the electricity is used entirely up before even using a drop of gasoline, rather than using both together at all times. Once the electric range is up; however, it does use a mixture of gasoline and electric. Read on to learn more about trim levels, engine capability, and included safety features.
- 4.5 hour charge time
- 53 miles for full-charge range
- 17-inch wheels
- Rear cross traffic alert
- Adaptive cruise control
- Heated steering wheel
- 8-inch central display
- Bose audio system
What kind of capability does this plug-in offer?
The standard engine on the 2018 Chevrolet Volt is a dual-electric motor/generator with an 18.4-kWh lithium-ion battery pack. This engine has 111kW power and 149 horsepower. The torque reaches up to 294 lb-ft. The all-electric full-charge range has been calculated by the EPA to up to 53 miles. Combined with gasoline power, the EPA estimates the range to grow to 420 miles. The EPA estimated fuel economy is 106 MPGe or with combined power 43 miles per gallon in the city and 42 miles per gallon on the highway. To complete a full charge it can take just 4.5 hours.
How many trim options are available to the Chevrolet Volt?
The first trim level on the Volt would be the LT. The LT trim comes with 17-inch wheels, automatic climate control, OnStar, LED headlights, keyless entry and ignition, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, Bluetooth, an 8-inch central display, smartphone integration, and folding rear seats. This trim also comes with the choice for an LT Comfort package and an add-on choice for an eight-speaker Bose audio system. The second and final trim is the Premier. This top level trim comes with everything listed on the LT, plus the Bose audio system, a leather-wrapped and heated steering wheel, heated front seats, heated mirrors, a wireless charging pad, heated rear seats, 17-inch wheels, and automatic parking. A Driver Confidence package is available with driving aids, a Driver Confidence 2 package with extra safety features, and the choice to add a standalone navigation system.
What safety features come included?
The features you can find standard or included on the Chevrolet Volt to improve on safety and security would be LED taillights and headlights, remote start, Bluetooth, OnStar, keyless entry and ignition, heated mirrors, a parallel and perpendicular automated parking system, rear cross traffic alert, blind spot monitoring, forward collision warning, rear parking sensors, automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, navigation, low speed braking, and lane departure warning and intervention.
Final Thoughts on the 2018 Chevrolet Volt
Do you love the idea of owning a vehicle that simply needs to be plugged in at night and can drive you to and from work without using a drop of gas? You will love the Chevrolet Volt! Give us a call or stop by the lot and come check out the 2018 lineup for yourself!