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  1. 180 Drive - When to use EV Mode? (Elevation thoughts...)

    Generation 1 Volt (2011-2015)
    Hello everyone, I'm new here - we just got a 2014 Volt! Tonight we are planning on driving from Portland to Bend Oregon for a weekend of skiing. I calculated the cost of driving our Volt vs driving our Tacoma. It was $25 vs $97 for the roundtrip, including two drives from Sunriver -> Mt...
  2. Is anyone satisfied w/ ability to heat cabin in normal mode (battery)

    Problems, Driver Warnings or DTCs - Chevy Volt
    My question is: Has any 2013 owner been satisfied getting cabin (not seat) heat on command, while running on battery, w/o the climate system deciding (for extended periods) that you don't need it, you can't have it, or even that you need cooling instead? If so what settings do you use, and what...
  3. Sport mode ... not to reduce efficiency over normal mode. Really?

    Chevy Volt Engineering and Design
    Quote from: Living With the Chevy Volt: the First 1300 Miles ( http://gm-volt.com/2010/11/29/living-with-the-chevy-volt-the-first-1300-miles/ ) Someone help me with this? This does not seem to pass my smell test. Seems like the driver in this mode would use more resources … wouldn’t the...
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