Chevrolet Volt

Price $40,195 – $45,195
Fuel consumption 5.5 – 5.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 75%(view ratings)
The Chevrolet Volt is still the bestselling plug-in hybrid in North America. Even with new competition on the scene, its 85-kilometre range remains one of the best on the market, and its 1.5-litre gasoline engine, acting as an on-board generator, consumes an average of 6 litres per 100 kilometres. With the new 7.2-kW charger available as an option, you can fully recharge the Volt in 2.3 hours.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 75%
Fuel economy 7/10
Reliability 4/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 7/10

What's new in 2019



  • Impressive energy efficiency
  • Good handling
  • Encourages green driving techniques


  • Price climbs fast when you add options
  • Less spacious than the Clarity
  • Tires don’t offer good grip