The compact electric car from General Motors, 2017 Chevy Bolt is expected to be the domestic green car and we glad to know some spy shots and the concept pictures for this latest edition. This green car will be designed as a compact car too.
2017 Chevy Bolt Exterior
As we mentioned already at the very first beginning that this new 2017 Chevy Bolt is a compact car and from all the spy shots, it seems that the exterior body will be optimized. This way would be enough in order to deal with the reduced drag. By reducing the current weight, the company will support it with the magnesium, carbon fiber, Nano-composition and aluminum around its hatch. In addition, the company should have big concern on its speed performance and fuel consumption. Based on rumors, this car will be released with the LED technology for both headlights and taillights. The Bolt EV is featured with the frosted glass roof to offer better view. The tall proportion will complete this five-door with the new electric model.
2017 Chevy Bolt Interior
2017 Chevy Bolt is not too far from the concept of other electric models. At this time, people are expecting that the car is well-equipped with the smartphone control. It is also quite promising to see the 10-inch of touch screen for all of those applications. The center of attraction for buyers would be the mobile application called the bolt EV connect app. There is a huge demand that this car might be released with the more space for the leg area. It could be done by offering better dimension for this car.
2017 Chevy Bolt Engine EV Range
2017 Chevy Bolt for the powertrain is still hard to reveal. There is no hint at all that given by the official. Learning from the previous model, it might go with the motors electric engine specification. Therefore, we expect to see an electric unit with the capability to offer the amount of output for about 150 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque.
Another gossip said that 2017 Chevy Bolt has DC fast charging. It could be seen from the Bolt EV concept that is still unclear. By using the electric unit, the acceleration from 0 to 60 mph could be achieved in just 7.5 seconds and the maximum speed is around 90 mph. Its full battery is about 200 miles.
2017 Chevy Bolt EV Price and Release Date
As a compact car, we expect its release especially for American market could be started in 2015 Detroit Auto Show with all full details to reveal. It will hit the showroom in 2017 with the estimated price is around $30,000 as the new 2017 Chevy Bolt.