The Chevrolet Volt – 2012 Car of the Year

Named ‘2012 Car of the Year’, the Chevrolet Volt is a magnificent, highly performing, practical and very ‘green’ vehicle.

Equally prudent, the Chevrolet Volt promises confident road manners and has an electric drive unit, a torque of 370Nm, an acceleration time of 0 to 60 mph in around 9 seconds and is capable of covering 50 miles on one battery charge.

The Volt is neither a hybrid or battery electric vehicle. It is an E-REV (extended range electric vehicle). With a range of over 300 miles, the Volt is a car you can use for longer journeys.

There are four driving modes; normal, sport, mountain and hold. Whichever mode you’re using, regenerative braking technology means that the energy from the moving car is re-channelled into the battery system for increased efficiency.

Electric cars are wonderfully quiet and effortless to drive. Safety is paramount too. The Volt has 8 airbags and has received top ratings for crash safety.

The Volt has plenty of ‘oomph’ and stunning design features such as a closed front grille and a sporty integrated spoiler. The interior is comfortable and luxurious, has beautiful leather seats and impressive equipment that includes touch sensitive switch-work and a DAB radio.

The Chevrolet Volt will get you noticed on the roads and has the WOW factor in abundance.

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Andrew Kirkley

Director at OSV Ltd
Andrew enjoys: Movies and travelling to new cities to explore different cultures.

Andrew has been in the motor trade for over 20 years. What he enjoys most about his job is the team spirit and the dedication of his work colleagues. He also appreciates the teams input in the improvement of the company.
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