Here's an expertly executed video on the Voltec system found in the next-generation 2016 Chevrolet Volt.
"The Next Gen Volt is reengineered to take you even further. See how its new Propulsion System, which includes the battery, drive unit, range extending engine, and control system is designed to significantly increase efficiency and EV range."
Here are some 2016 Volt highlights:
- 5 operational modes
- 20% improvement in electric acceleration
- Battery pack capacity increased to perhaps 19 kWh
- Extended-range MPG over 40