2016 Chevrolet Volt gets priced in the U.S. image

The 2016 Chevrolet Volt is coming from as low as 26,495 USD, after the full federal tax credit of 7,500 USD and in California it can be had from 24,995 USD.

Chevrolet has announced the official price list for the 2016 Volt as the model in question is coming from 33,995 USD, over-seas, including the 825 USD destination fee. This basically means that the new Volt is 1,200 USD less than the model it is replacing. After state and federal incentives, customers will pay as low as 24,995 USD for a 2016 Chevrolet Volt in California, which is the vehicle’s largest market.

“The next generation Chevrolet Volt delivers more technology, the ability to drive further between gas fill ups and now with even more value to our customers. It’s what our loyal Volt owners told us they wanted. We are confident we will continue to attract new customers to Volt with the vehicle’s product improvements and attractive price”, said the Chevrolet Marketing director, Steve Majoros.

Chevy is saying that Volt owners who will charge regularly are expected to drive an estimated 1,000 miles (1,600 km) or more between fill-ups with 41 mpg combined on gasoline power and an estimated 102 MPGe in electric mode. The model is providing 50 miles of all-electric driving range on a single charge, a 31 percent improvement compared to the previous generation. The model has a 1.5 liter four-cylinder range extender under its hood, working together with an electric motor and an 18.4 kWh lithium-ion battery. The internal combustion unit is rated at 101 HP (75 kW) and the electric motor has 149 HP (111 kW) and 398 Nm (294 lb-ft) of torque. The model’s battery can be recharged in 13 hours from a 120V outlet or in 4.5h from a 240V outlet.