2011 Chevrolet Volt User Reviews

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    2011 Chevrolet Volt Premium Review
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    45

    Good Commuter Car — Great car for around town things. The cargo room is huge and it still has room for passengers. The premium has the rear-view camera with navigation and a few other features that makes it worth the extra money. The charging is perfect for overnight and drive in the day. You can't tell when it switches to the engine from the batteries because it is so quiet.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great in-city mileage

    Cons: Not great handling

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    Couldn't Say Enough Good About The Car — Buying this used was a great investment. Depending on your driving style you may rarely ever use gas. The sport mode on this car gives it an incredible amount of pickup. You would not believe it. Very impressed with the Volt.

    Pros: 125 mpg +. great look, low maintenance, smooth ride

    Cons: none

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    Electric! — Driving a Volt you just get used to answering lots of questions. people stop and stare and ask about it all the time. My answer is always the same - it is a great car and I am so happy driving past gas stations. smooth acceleration - and very quick. Excellent room and comfort. The car looks great - top quality fit and finish - the controls and buttons take a little time to get used to and can be sensitive, but overall it is great. Fun car to give people rides in as the comments are always positive. My main motivation was to keep my money here - not sending it over to the middle east - and others seem to agree. Every Volt driver I've spoken to loves their car.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Amazing car...cool technology...it just flat works.  3,400 miles so far and used 14 gallons of gas - that's over 240 mpg.  Costs about $1.50 to fully recharge - so its cost me about $94 in electricity plus about $58 in gas to go 3,400 miles.

    Cons: ? None.  some will say price, but I think its worth it.  i paid $37,500 after the electric vehicle rebate.

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    2011 Chevrolet Volt Base Review
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    One Of The Best Hybrids On The Market — Very loose steering. Accelerator, brake pedal, and steering wheel were very easy to move. Drives really smooth, but not too fast. Interior panels on doors were green and kind of girly looking. Exterior looks pretty cool. Visibility isn't too great, but back-up camera was very helpful.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Runs fully electric for the first 30-40 miles

    Cons: Doesn't feel very sporty

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    The Perfect Car To Own To Save Money On Gas, Meant For A Family Of Four Or Less. — I loved driving this car. The performance is very well for the type of car. Be sure to use the L shift when in stop and go traffic! It saves energy. Figured that out the hard way. It worked really well in snow and puddles too. The build quality is fine so far. It's a brand new car so nothing should be wrong. I love the appearance. Very stylish and aerodynamic. The cost of ownership is a bit pricey, but worth it in the long run when you don't have to pay for gas as much. It charges in 4hrs on the special 240V outlet, while a normal household 120V outlet charges it in 8hrs.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Economical, Ecological

    Cons: Battery is used up a bit quick, not too much trunk room

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    A Car To Change The World — This car could change the way we think of cars... it runs completely electric until the batteries are exhausted (from an overnight charge) and then engages a gas engine to extend the range to what we expect of our current cars.

    Pros: plug in hybrid, eco friendly, roomy, solid feel, surprising acceleration

    Cons: not sporty

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Chevrolet Volt Reviews

    Couldn't Be This Good It's American By scottstauffer2015

    I would recommend this car to all my friends with 1 child or no children. Total money saver on fuel, we get over 85 mpg and the kicker is every time a Prius comes up to me I think sucker you have no i... Read More

    2014 Chevrolet Volt Reviews

    Best Electric Car For A 1 Car Family By wildernessjanitor

    Can't wait for the next version w/ Active Cruise, lane detection and Pedestrian warning systems. And a way to set the charge level high and turn off the stupid warning beeps. Blah, blah, blah Oh a... Read More

    Really Good Concept By j66pecan

    I love the concept of this car. The 35 mile EV range is great, and the gas backup is even better. I think it's the best concept out there for me right now. I'm still new to the car, so I can't give ... Read More

    2013 Chevrolet Volt Reviews

    A Different Kind Of Car. By VoltFan

    Not for sale. Good looking car. Good build quality. It's a little tight for me since I'm 6'3". Gas mileage is excellent since it mostly runs on electric. Fun to drive. In Sport Mode, it has surpr... Read More

    Great Car! Cool Looking And Fun To Drive! By nickskudlarek

    Love the fact that I don't use gas. Fill up a couple gallons every couple months. Energy bill increase about $35 per month. I drive roughly 40-50 miles a day. Charge only gets about 35 miles in the wi... Read More

    2012 Chevrolet Volt Reviews

    Great Car For Anyone By KevinEleven

    The car is overall a great buy. I'm more than happy with it and i can already tell I'll be saving a ton of money without having to stop at the gas station as often. I've had it over 2 weeks and haven'... Read More

    Love This Car By ikiru

    Best car I have ever owned. Other than the cargo room issue and he small back seat everything else I love about this car. The gas mileage is a big plus if you are a short range driver. less than 30 ... Read More

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