The 2017 Chevrolet Volt is a plug-in hybrid (or extended range electric vehicle), powered by an 111kW (149hp) electric motor and and 84hp gasoline engine. The Volt’s 18.4kWh battery will propel the car 53 miles before the gasoline engine kicks in for an additional 367 miles, and a total of 420 miles of range. The second generation Volt is now available, which includes many improvements such as longer range, reduce price, and seating for five. In hybrid mode, the Volt will achieve 42 MPG, while in electric mode the Volt will consume 31kWh/100 mi (106 MPG equivalent). The 2017 Volt features optional adaptive cruise control, heated leather seats and steering wheel, Apple CarPlay, LED headlights, and an 8-inch LCD display.