And unlike pure battery-electric cars like the Nissan Leaf or even the Tesla Model S, the Volt can be driven all the way across the country if you want, just by filling up the gas tank for 10 minutes every 300 or so miles.
The blanked-off front "grille" directs air turbulence around the car, and when the engine switches on, its exhaust exits under the car-underscoring the car's primary electric drive, there's no exhaust-pipe outlet at the rear.
With incentives and the price reduction, a Volt is now squarely comparable to the Toyota Prius hybrid, its new plug-in variant, or any of the other plug-in hybrids from Ford and Honda as well.
Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint.Enlarge Photo, california and other carb-compliant states will likely see the best deals on the Bolt EV under the Costco program; lease rates and finance offers in these states continue to exceed national offers.Data plans provided by.Q2: If I buy a Volt today (5/4/2012 when do I get the credit back?Drivers will never know that's happening, however; because the main drive is electric, there are no gear changes, just smooth, quiet torque.Ways use safety belts and child restraints.Do you pay taxes in the United States? .The biggest change is the price, now 34,995 (before incentives, but including the mandatory delivery fee).Not all are fully answered yet, but Ill see if I can find more.
Be very careful with this as you may not get the full 7500 depending on your circumstance.This is mostly needed for small EV manufacturers. .Sorry the credit for EV charging station installation has expired as of the end of 2011 (5/5/2012 update).The model year of the Volt (2011 for right now).A Qualified Fleet User is defined as, subject to below exclusions, any company which has purchased or leased five (5) or more new cars and/or trucks (any combination of vehicle manufacturers) solely for business use in its operation within the last 12 months or that.A1: Yes the Federal Tax Credit for the Chevrolet Volt is still alive and kicking!The Volt's powertrain setup is known either as a range-extended electric or a "series hybrid though in the Volt's case there's an asterisk: Under some high-speed conditions, the engine can be clutched directly into the transmission to provide torque to assist the electric motor.Q3: I make x dollars per year, have y kids, and z mortgage, can I claim the full credit?