2016 Chevy Volt Named One of Three Hybrids on ‘10 Best Engines’ List

2016 Chevy Volt
The fact that the 2016 Chevy Volt made the “10 Best Engines” list of 2016 is a testament to the car’s brilliant construction.

The prestigious trade journal Ward’s Auto puts out their list of “10 Best Engines” each year, commemorating the year’s very best power generators. But this year, Ward’s has passed a huge milestone—choosing three hybrid powertrains, including that of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt.

The 2016 Volt, which is merely the second-generation model of the car, uses a 1.5-liter, four-cylinder to provide electricity to an electric motor as well as an 18.4-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery.

Additionally, the Volt is able to run on electricity alone for up to 53 miles, unlike the other two hybrid models, the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid and Toyota Prius, which can never run purely on electricity.

The fact that the 2016 Chevy Volt made the “10 Best Engines” list of 2016 is not only a testament to the car’s brilliant construction but also might just be a look into the future of automobiles.

If you have questions about the 2016 Chevy Volt or if you would like to explore any models we have available, visit us anytime at Chip Wynn Motors.

Start the Year Off Right with These New Year’s Resolutions for Your Car

Resolutions for Your Car
As you begin to consider your New Year’s resolutions, don’t forget to also think about these New Year’s resolutions for your car.

It’s that time of year again: time to promise yourself that you’ll make a big change this year, in the form of a New Year’s resolution. While getting in shape, reading more books, and spending more time outside are each valiant ideas, we have a few more proposals for you.

This year, consider one of these New Year’s resolutions for your car:

  • Keep a written log of every time you get your oil changed, and always get it changed on time.
  • Keep the inside of your car clean, by never leaving garbage behind when you exit the vehicle.
  • Keep the outside of your vehicle clean, and get some exercise while doing it by washing it on your own.
  • Learn more about your tires, how to check on their tread, and how to re-inflate them on your own.
  • Save gas money while lowering your carbon footprint by carpooling with co-workers, friends, and family.
  • And lastly, vow to never text and drive this year. It can wait!

And if you’d like to start 2016 with a new vehicle entirely, visit us anytime at Chip Wynn Motors.