# Popular Mechanics do extended test drives of a Chevy Volt

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 Please Register and login to reply and use other advanced options Posted by Neo on November 9, 2010, 2:30 am  Popular Mechanics Magazine tes drove a Chevy Volt in the state of Michigan. Road conditions involve city and  state highway, (where the average speed is 78 mph). source.. 900 Miles Reliablity Report in the Chevy Volt Larry Webster. Popular Mechanics. Oct 10, 2010 http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/reviews/hybrid-electric/volt-reliability-report-test?click=main_sr Determining  the Range on the Chevy Volt Larry Webster. Popular Mechanics. Oct 10 2010 http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/alternative-fuel/electric/chevy-volt-range-tests The Chevy Volt's all-electric ranges is from 31 miles to 35 miles. The Chevy Volt's gasoline charge sustain mode range = 300 miles (using about 9 gallons of gas) Total estimated range = 335  miles Charge Sustain Mode (gasoline engine turns on)    City MPG = 31.67 mpg Highway MPG = 36.0  mpg ================== This Thread Bookmark this thread:               Subject Author Date please rate this thread Please Register and login to reply and use other advanced options Latest Posts