Chevrolet Volt 2013 Boasts Larger Battery and Longer Range

June 12, 2012 / No Comments

If you have been waiting for enhancements in your favourite Chevy Volt, the company has now done exactly that.The Chevrolet Volt 2013 model has been announced, and the vehicle comes with a bunch of impressive features.

Chevrolet Volt Chevrolet Volt 2013 Boasts Larger Battery and Longer Range

The most significant aspect about the new model is its larger battery. The battery’s capacity is of 16.5 kWh and that means it has been increased by 0.5 kWh. With this, the automobile can travel up to 38 miles (61 km) on electricity alone. Again here, there is an increase of 3 miles – at 5 km.

The car’s EPA rating has gone up from 94 MPGe to 98 MPGe.  The overall range has been raised up to 380 miles (612 km).

Well, there is a drawback to this boastful increase. The recharge time has also increased. It is estimated that a full recharge will take 10.5 hours with a 120V outlet and 4.25 hours with a 240V rapid charger.

Would you go for the new Chevy Volt  2013?

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