2014 Chevrolet Volt Automatic Sedan Hybrid FWD 

  • $34k
  • 17 kWh Hybrid
  • 101 city 93 hwy

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Chevrolet Volt

Annual Cost The yearly cost to drive 15,000 miles, including fuel and car payments.

Chevrolet Volt
Model S Base
Prius c One

Driving Range on a Charge How far can you go before you need to recharge?

Chevrolet Volt
40 miles
Model S Base
206 miles
Spark EV 1LT
88 miles

Time to Charge Battery From zero to ready to go, charging time in hours.

Chevrolet Volt
4 hours
Model S Base
10 hours
Spark EV 1LT
7 hours

Range Gained Per Hour of Charging How quickly the car regains driving range.

Chevrolet Volt
10 miles
Model S Base
20 miles
Prius Plug-In
7 miles

Annual Fuel Cost The cost of fuel to drive 15,000 miles each year.

Chevrolet Volt

Reviews Word on the street for the Chevrolet Volt





7.6 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Chevrolet
Body style Sedan
Model year 2014
City range 40 miles
Highway range 36 miles
MSRP $34k
Annual cost $7,396

engine & drivetrain

Engine size 0.0L
Air compressor None
Fuel Hybrid
Paddle shifters N/A
Gearing type Traditional
Transmission 1-speed Automatic 2WD
240V charge time 4 hours
Battery capacity 17 kWh
Battery specific energy 80 Watt-hour/kg
Regenerative braking axles Front

stereo & entertainment

Brand Generic
Speakers 6 speakers
Has a speed sensitive volume Yes
Has a subwoofer No
Auxiliary input Yes
AM/FM radio Standard
CD player Standard
CD changer N/A
Satellite radio Standard
Entertainment system N/A


Cruise control Standard
Front A/C N/A
Front passenger A/C N/A
Keyless entry Standard
Keyless ignition N/A
Sun roof N/A
Navigation system Optional, $895
Roof rails N/A
Power locks Standard
Power mirrors Standard
Power outlets Standard
Power steering Standard
Power windows Standard


Stops the engine instead of idling Yes

Manufacturing Emissions

Water per car made 4.62 m³
CO2 per car made 0.88 metric ton
Energy per car made 2,300 kWh/vehicle
Waste per car made 285 kg

power & handling

Max HP 149 HP
Power-to-weight ratio 25.41 lb/hp
Curb-to-curb turning radius 36 feet

suspension, wheels & brakes

Rear suspension Beam
Front brakes 11.81 in Ventilated Disc
Rear brakes 11.5 in Disc
Front wheel width 215 mm
Front wheel diameter 17 inch
Front wheel aspect ratio 55

safety features

Active head restraints No
  1. Head curtain
  2. Knee
  3. Driver
  4. Passenger
  5. Side
Antilock brakes Standard
Child door locks Standard
Electronic stability control Standard
Traction control Standard
Rear camera N/A
Rear sensor N/A
Park assist system N/A
Communication system None

physical dimensions

Width 70.4 in
Front track width 61.2 in
Height 56.6 in
Length 177.1 in
Wheelbase 105.7 in
Curb weight 3,786 lb
GVWR 4,539 pounds
Has a rear spoiler Yes
Seats 4 seats
Front seat room 52 ft³
Rear seat room 38 ft³
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