Next Generation Volt to entrance during 2015 NAIAS
Will continue to be made during GM’s Detroit-Hamtramck public plant
OSHAWA, Ont. – The subsequent era Chevrolet Volt will entrance during a 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Global Chevrolet Chief Marketing Officer Tim Mahoney pronounced today.
The 2016 Volt will build on a award-winning original’s clever substructure of record innovation. Volt sales were adult 13 per cent in Jul and some-more than 65,000 have been sole given it was introduced – creation it a best-selling plug-in newcomer automobile in a U.S. market. In Canada, Volt sales were adult 192 per cent by a finish of Jul with sell sales adult 61 per cent.
“Volt is a ideal instance of a skill that drives all we do during Chevrolet,” Mahoney pronounced during a Center for Automotive Research Management Briefings. “Volt entirely delivers on a promises of Find New Roads and will continue to yield consumers with a travel solutions they need and merit in a future.”
Volt owners are pushing some-more than 63 per cent of their altogether miles in electric automobile mode, collectively logging some-more than 500 million gas-free miles given a Volt’s sell entrance in 2010. That has saved some-more than 25 million gallons of gasoline.
While a pushing operation in EV mode can be influenced by temperature, pushing technique and terrain, a palliate with that Volt drivers are avoiding gasoline use demonstrates a Volt’s bearing for roughly any lifestyle.
Volt owners who assign frequently typically expostulate some-more than 970 miles between fill-ups and revisit a gas hire reduction than once a month.
The Volt has perceived mixed patron compensation awards from heading third-parties. According to a new heading eccentric compensation survey, a Volt is a highest-rated compress automobile underneath $55,000. Owners are display their compensation as well. For a past 3 years, a heading patron announcement has reported consult formula display some-more than 90 per cent of Volt owners pronounced they would really buy a Volt again.
The Volt continues to pull buyers from non-General Motors’ products. In a 2013 calendar year, scarcely 7 of 10 new Volt buyers traded in a non-GM vehicle, a infancy of that were Toyota Priuses.
Among a accolades, a 2014 Volt has been famous for a safety, many recently receiving a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety 2014 Top Safety Pick+ nomination for vehicles versed with an accessible Forward Collision Alert system.
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