2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier. There are some major differentiators between the Volt and the Prius Prime. First and foremost is the way the Volt drives. Judging by the Chevy’s steering, brakes, and ride, it’s clear that someone involved in the Volt’s creation shares our values. The primary controls are ­suffused with accuracy and consistency.

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier
2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier


2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier Price:

Base price: $42,490 (CAD)


2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier Engine:

Transmission: CVT
Drivetrain: FWD
CO₂ emissions: 640 kg/year
Type: I-4 1.5 litre
Power: 101 hp @ 5,600 rpm (75 kW)
Torque: N/A
Induction: Atmospheric
Bore: 74 mm
Stroke: 86 mm
Fuel type: Regular
Type: Electric
Power: 149 hp (111 kW)
Torque: 294 lb·ft (399 N·m)


2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier Hybrid/Electric:

Battery type: Lithium-ion (Li-ion)
Energy: 18 kWh
Voltage: N/A
Charging time: 120V, 10A: 13.0h  –  240V, 15A: 4.5h  –  400V: N/A
Cooling: Liquid
Drivetrain structure: N/A
Hybrid system description: N/A


Chevrolet Volt Premier Vehicle type / Category:

Vehicle type: Sedan
Category: Hybrid / Plug-in Hybrid, Luxury Sedan under $50,000
Assembly: Hamtramck, MI, US
Generation: 2
What’s new: N/A


Chevrolet Volt Premier Fuel efficiency / Autonomy:

City: 5.5 l/100km
Highway: 5.6 l/100km
Autonomy: 618 km
Electric autonomy: 85 km


Chevrolet Volt Premier Infotainment / Connectivity:

Apple CarPlay compatible: yes
Android Auto compatible: no


Chevrolet Volt Premier Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Safety:

Steering: rack and pinion, electrical variable assist
Traction control: yes
Stability control: yes
Seat belts: 5
Airbags: 10
Front suspension: independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension: semi-independent, torsion beam
Front brakes: disc (ABS)
Rear brakes: disc (ABS)
Front tires: P215/50R17
Rear tires: P215/50R17


Chevrolet Volt Premier Dimensions / Weight:

Length: 4,582 mm (180in)
Width: 1,808 mm (71in)
Height: 1,433 mm (56in)
Wheelbase: 2,695 mm (106in)
Front track: 1,539 mm (61in)
Rear track: 1,570 mm (62in)
Weight: 1,607 kg (3,543 lbs)
Weight distribution front-rear: N/A


Chevrolet Volt Premier Capacities:

Passengers: 5
Fuel tank: 34 l (9 gal)
Trunk: 300 l (11 ft³)
Towing: not recommended
Box length: N/A


Chevrolet Volt Premier Performance:

Power to weight ratio: N/A
0-100 km/h: 8.5 s
80-120 km/h: N/A
Top speed: 157 km/h
Braking distance: N/A


Chevrolet Volt Premier Warranty:

Base warranty: 3 years / 60,000 km
Powetrain warranty: 5 years / 160,000 km


Chevrolet Volt Premier Insurance / The Car Guide rating:

Insurability rating: 10.0/10
Fuel economy: 7.0/10
Reliability: New model
Safety: 7.0/10
Infotainment: 8.0/10
Driving: N/A
Overall: 8.0/10
Average: 80%


Chevrolet CArs