2019 Chevy Volt: 5 things to know about this fast charging, plug-in hybrid

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the second-generation volt is heading

into its fourth model year of existence

which means it's about time for the

plug-in hybrid to receive some updates

here are five things you need to know

about the 2019 Chevrolet Volt the

powertrain is unchanged teaming an

electric motor with a hundred and forty

nine horsepower in 294 pound feet of

torque offering up to 53 miles of

electric driving range definitely not on

the expressway though because battery

power plummets they're really fast

taking account the gas engine and

driving range grows to 420 miles the

drive experience is smooth comfortable

and it handles well for the most part

but the rear torsion beam suspension

does provide a noticeably choppy ride

over rutted pavement

a new 7.2 kilowatt charger is standard