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The first electric car that runs on more than electricity

Buying a new car is always a big decision, especially when making the switch to electric. You may have even owned an electric car before, but you've never owned one that can also run on gas.

You probably have questions so we tried to anticipate what some of those might be. We've compiled answers to some of the most frequently asked questions to help you get all the information you need.

If you don't see a question you may have below or don't feel satisfied with any answers, please call us at 877-4-VOLT-INFO

 

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  • 1 20 Subject to customer’s eligibility for the maximum rebate. The credit allows businesses and consumers to claim 30% of the cost of both hardware and installation. The tax incentive is capped at $30,000 per property for businesses and $1,000 for individuals. Consult your tax professional about eligibility before claiming any tax benefit.
  • 2 19 Volt is available at participating dealers. Credit from $0 to $7,500 depending on customer's eligibility for the maximum credit. Consult your tax professional before claiming any tax credit.
  • 3 15 Based on national average of 12 cents per kWh and 13.2 kWh for a full charge ($1.58). Electricity costs vary. Check with your provider for your rates.
  • 4 14 EPA-estimated 38 miles initial range based on 98 MPGe (electric); actual range varies with conditions.
  • 5 18 Whichever comes first. See dealer for details.
  • 6 16 To take advantage of a reduced between charges off-peak rate plan, you must sign up through your utility company. Not all utilities offer off-peak rate plans at this time.
  • 7 8 EPA-estimated 38-mile all-electric range based on 98 MPGe (electric); 342-mile range based on 35 MPG city/40 highway (gas). Actual range varies with conditions.
  • 8 9 Using the portable 120-volt charge cord will take approximately 16 hours at the 8 amp default setting, and can be reduced to 10 hours at the 12 amp setting once the electrical circuit and outlet have been inspected by a qualified electrician.&nbsp; 12 Amps may stress the home’s electrical system, more so than most home electrical appliances.&nbsp; Use the lower charge level until your electrical system and outlet capacity have been inspected by a licensed electrician.
  • 9 10 To take advantage of a reduced off-peak rate plan, you must sign up through your utility. Not all utilities offer off-peak rate plans at this time.
  • 10 11 Using the portable 120V charge cord will take approximately 16 hours at the 8-amp default setting, and can be reduced to 10 hours at the 12-amp setting.
  • 11 4 EPA-estimated 38-mile all-electric range based on 98 MPGe (electric); 342-mile range based on 35 MPG city/40 highway (gas). Actual range varies with conditions.
  • 12 6 Based on EPA-estimated 98 MPGe (electric). Actual range varies with conditions.
  • 13 5 Using the portable 120V charge cord will take approximately 16 hours at the 8-amp default setting, and can be reduced to 10 hours at the 12-amp setting. Using a charge level that exceeds the electrical circuit or electrical outlet capacity may start a fire or damage the electrical circuit. Use the lowest charge level until a qualified electrician inspects your electrical circuit capacity or use the lowest charge level if the socket capacity is not known.
  • 14 21 EV range claim is derived from EPA testing methodology. 55 miles is based on Urban Federal Test Procedure, which represents a miserly driver using no air conditioning in mild outdoor temperatures. 25 miles is based on a slightly more aggressive driving style using the heater in ECO setting at 74°F/23ºC with cold outdoor temperatures of 25°F/-4ºC.
  • 15 7 Based on national average of 12 cents per kWh and 13.2 kWh for a full charge ($1.58). Electricity costs vary. Check with your provider for your rates.
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To allow you to do an accurate price comparison with prices featured on other Internet sites, GM provides Internet pricing both with and without the Destination Freight Charge (see prices including Destination Freight Charge below). To get full pricing details, go to our Build Your Own section.

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