28 Oct '14, 11am

2016 Chevrolet Volt To Use New 1.5-Liter Four As Range Extender Engine

2016 Chevrolet Volt To Use New 1.5-Liter Four As Range Extender Engine

By John Voelcker 455 views Oct 28, 2014 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter 2016 Chevrolet Volt - first teaser image, Aug 2014 Enlarge Photo Later today, details about the powertrain of the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt will be released when GM CEO Mary Barra speaks to the Detroit Economic Club. But a GM press release this morning announcing further investments in Michigan manufacturing by the company included one nugget: The 2016 Volt will use a new 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine as a range extender for its electric powertrain. Chief engineer Andrew Farah with camouflaged 2016 Chevrolet Volt prototype Enlarge Photo Today's 2015 Volt uses a 1.4-liter four to power a generator that sends current to the battery and hence the drive motor that powers the car. DON'T MISS: GM Releases First Details On Next-Gen Ecotec Engine Family Many sites, incl...

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green.autoblog.com 28 Oct '14, 12pm

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Next-Generation Volt To Have 1.5-Liter 4-cylinder Generator

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hybridcars.com 28 Oct '14, 3pm

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2016 Volt Gets Improved Range And Efficiency

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hybridcars.com 28 Oct '14, 8pm

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2016 Chevy Volt: Bigger Battery, More Motor Pow...

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2016 Chevy Volt will not need premium gas: File...

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I can't believe this is such a big complaint - I mean, the cost of premium compared to the cost of regular is almost negli...

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Why is Chevy so coy about whether the 2016 Volt will have 5 seats or not!? If it does, I will be buying one. If not, no. I...

2016 Volt To Have 12-Percent Greater Overall Range

hybridcars.com 05 Nov '14, 5am

Probably the single biggest mystery for the 2016 Volt is how much electric range it will get. That’s still a mystery, but ...

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2016 Mazda CX-3 Subcompact SUV To Debut At LA Auto Show: Report

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