If you are looking for a car that will have all the basic amenities along with it will also give you great comfort and power then you must consider 2017 Chevy Bolt once. This vehicle was recently showcased in one of the auto motor show in Detroit,and the audience were stunned with its overall look and features given by Chevrolet.
The best thing about this vehicle will be its powertrain configuration. The makers are already in the news in the automatic industry because of the engine they have given under the hood of this vehicle.
Under the Hood of 2017 Chevy Bolt
The designers of Chevrolet have powered this vehicle with 60 kWh lithium-ion battery pack which is fitted on the floor of this vehicle which is extended from front foot well to back of the rear seat. According to the reports of different sources, it is said that the use of latest technology will be a revolution in the automobile industry and it is possible only because of Chevrolet.
It is also heard that there are different makers available across the world, and they are also highly interested in the powertrain configuration of this vehicle. With the help of lithium-ion, the electric motor has the ability to generate the power of 200 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque. The makers have also used direct transmission.
According to one senior most official from Chevrolet, it was stated 2017 Chevy Bolt will be having a top speed of 91 mph, and it can accelerate 0-60 mph in less than 7 seconds. The battery system of this vehicle is enabled with 7.2 kW onboard charger and not only that it is also connected to 240-volt outlet.
- The makers of 2017 Chevy Bolt has given independent MacPherson strut-type front suspension along with side load compensating.
- There will be a direct acting solid stabilizer bar system.
- In its rear segment, the makers have used closed section V-shaped profile axle compound crank suspension.
- This vehicle is also equipped with column-mounted electric power steering along with a steering ratio of 16:8:1.
- The 2017 Chevy Bolt has given 17-inch cast alloy wheels along with Michelin Energy Saver A/S 215/50R 17 all-season tires.
Chevrolet’s new vehicle is based on General Motors upcoming G2XX platform which is also shared with next-generation Aveo/Sonic. The architecture of the platform has been designed with lightweight and advanced materials which provide curb weight, which was not possible with traditional materials.
Other features are given by its makers:
Chevy Bolt 2017 has been given with other exclusive features that will allure most of the buyers. They are:
- Rear camera mirror
- 2 inches MyLink color touchscreen display
- Surround Vision
- Navigation Mapping
- MyChevrolet Mobile App
- Remote start
- Vehicle charge status
- Cabin pre-conditioning
- Dealer service scheduling
- OnStar Map service
2017 Chevy Bolt: Availability and Pricing
As per the sources from in automotive industry, it is said that this automobile company will launch 2017 Chevy Bolt either by the end of 2016 or at the outset of 2017. It is also heard that the price of this vehicle will be around $37,000. Although all information are based on assumption and the buyers, have to wait for the official announcement from the company.