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  1. Electric Range versus Speed on Highways

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    Creating a thread to gather data on how speed affects electric range. I noticed that at 75mph my electric range seems terrible - but at 60mph it seems much better. Anyone with a regular highway commute - so we can get multiple datapoints under the same conditions - any data to share (total...
  2. Gen 2 CS Mileage / Long Trip Performance / Highway EV Range - 50+ MPG, 68 EV Range

    Generation 2 Volt (2016-2020)
    Apologies for the long title - hoping this will make it easier to search as others begin to dig into what to expect from the 2016+ on longer trips. After reading Wayne's write-up about his experience with the Gen2, I didn't have very high expectations about what should be anticipated on a long...
  3. Real World MPG for Highway on Gas

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Current Situation: I currently own a 2007 Nissan Altima Hybrid and I have gotten a lot of miles on it (135,000 and climbing) and my battery capacity is at 70% on the original battery. But I still get around 43mpg in city and when going on the highway without to much wind I get around 38mpg...
  4. Is Volt the right answer for me?

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hi everyone! I am a highway monster.. I travel about 45 000km (±28K miles)/year and I am thinking about leaving 4x4 SUVs (please don't hate me for having them! :rolleyes: I have always been a geek and I am quite attracted by the technologies found in the Volt and I think it is a great step...