2016 Chevrolet Volt 1.5-Liter Engine
A pair of General Motors engineers, Peter Savagian and Tim Grewe, discuss in detail some of the aspects of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt powertrain.
- Discussion of battery capacity, including comments on useable capacity and range variation in cold weather
- Reduced weight and complexity of various components
- Efficiency improvements across the board
Check out the video above for additional powertrain-related info on the 2016 Volt.
2016 Chevy Volt Batteries Features New Chemistry And A 18.4 kWh Pack
The all-new Voltec drive unit used in the second-generation Chevrolet Volt is 100 lbs. lighter and up to 12 percent more efficient than the previous system.