The 2015 Chevrolet Volt is an electric-powered car that features a lithium-ion 17.1-kWh propulsion battery in a rechargeable energy storage system, and it features a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $34,345 for the base model. It is equipped with an engine range extender featuring a 1.4-liter internal combustion engine and comes with a 120-volt portable charge cord.
The Volt features a StabiliTrak electronic stability control system and a four-wheel anti-lock disc braking system with 17-inch five-spoke painted aluminum wheels and low-rolling resistance tires. The volt features front-wheel drive, MacPherson strut front suspension and electric power steering.
The Volt comes standard with OnStar Directions & Connections for 3 years. This provides automatic crash response, roadside assistance, turn-by-turn driving directions and stolen vehicle assistance. The instrument panel features a 7-inch diagonal LCD color screen. It offers keyless ignition with an electronic start button and driver-mode control switch.
Safety features of the 2015 volt include and airbag and passenger sensing system with a total of eight airbags. It also features on-board forward collision alert and front parking assist with a LATCH system for child safety seats. In addition, it features a lockout switch and lane departure warning and is equipped with LED daytime running lamps.