2010 Chevrolet Volt, 2011 MY

The Volt is a front wheel drive sedan/saloon passenger car with a front mounted engine, produced by Chevrolet. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.4 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 83 bhp (84 PS/62 kW) of power at 4800 rpm. Stated kerb weight is 1715 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 161 km/h (100 mph).

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Key facts

2010 Chevrolet Volt, 2011 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4498 mm
How heavy?
1715 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1398 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
84 PS / 83 bhp / 62 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown
How fast?
161 km/h, 100 mph

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2010 Chevrolet Volt data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2685 mm 105.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1554 mm 61.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1577 mm 62.1 inches
Length 4498 mm 177.1 inches
Width 1788 mm 70.4 inches
Height 1430 mm 56.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1715 kg 3781 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 35.2 litres 7.7 UK Gal 9.3 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.28
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1398 cc
(85.311 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 73.4 × 82.6 mm
2.89 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 84 PS (83 bhp) (62 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output 59.4 bhp/litre
0.97 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system MPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 349.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Hybrid drivetrain
Secondary motor type Electric Generator & Drive Motors
Secondary power 147.0 PS (145 bhp, 108.1 kW)
Secondary torque 370.0 Nm (273 ft·lb, 38 kgm)
Maximum system output
Maximum system torque
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 161 km/h (100 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 49.07 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
36.09 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
48.4 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 27.71 kg/kW
46.28 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.800
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7 x 17
Wheel size rear 7 x 17
Tyres front Goodyear Fuel Max P215/55 R 17
Tyres rear Goodyear Fuel Max P215/55 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 292 mm
Braked area
Gearbox
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID240108
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 Chevrolet Volt added 2011-04-20.
Last modified 2013-02-28.