2012 Chevrolet Volt

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2012 Chevrolet Volt

MSRP (with destination): $39,995
PRICE AS TESTED: $44,970

ENGINE:
1.4-liter I-4 range extender
Horsepower: 83 hp
Electric motor
Horsepower: 150 hp
Total system power
Horsepower: 150 hp
Torque: 273 lb-ft

TRANSMISSION:
Single-speed

DRIVE:
Front-wheel

WHEELS AND TIRES:
17-inch aluminum wheels
215/55VR-17 Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max tires

FUEL ECONOMY (combined):
Gas only: 37 mpg
Electric only: 94 mpg

CURB WEIGHT:
3781 lb

CAPACITIES:
Doors/Passengers: 4/4
Cargo: 10.6 cu ft
Legroom (front/rear): 42.0/34.1 in
Headroom (front/rear): 37.8/36.0 in
Towing: N/A

EXTERIOR/INTERIOR COLOR:
Crystal red tintcoat/light neutral w/dark accents

STANDARD FEATURES:
Lithium ion battery
Electric drive unit
Range extender engine
Stability and traction control
Keyless entry and ignition
Pedestrian friendly alert
Automatic headlights
Tire pressure monitoring system
OnStar
Heated exterior mirrors
Solar-absorbing windshield
Automatic air conditioning
7-inch touchscreen radio
Auxiliary audio input
Tilt-and-telescopic steering column
Cruise control
40/40 split folding rear seats
USB port
Satellite radio
Bluetooth

OPTIONS ON THIS VEHICLE:
Audio system w/navigation- $1995
Premium trim package- $1395

Perforated leather seating
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Heated front seats
Polished aluminum wheels- $595
Crystal red tintcoat paint- $495
Bose premium audio system- $495

KEY OPTIONS NOT ON THIS VEHICLE:
Rear camera and park assist- $695

ADDITIONAL SPECS:
The Volt is a little cheaper for 2012, but navigation and Bose audio, which used to be standard, are now (pricey) options.

COMPARE TO:
Nissan Leaf, Toyota Prius

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