GM USA confirms to TimeToElectrify : 2019 Chevrolet Volt new charging and options will also be available in Canada
Yesterday, we were excited to announce New and improved charging on the 2019 Chevrolet Volt and more. The news came from GM USA.
Today, GM USA called TimeToElectrify.ca to confirm that the new charging and enhancements will also be available for the 2019 Chevrolet Volt delivered in Canada. This is amazing news as many Volt owners have been asking for this since 2011.
Here are the new changes for the 2019 Chevrolet Volt :
- 7.2 kW onboard charger = full battery charge from 0% to 100% in 2.33 hours on the Premier model and available as an option on the LT model
- Climate settings with a -25 ºC setting instead of a -10 ºC setting for more all-electric operation
- New Low and Regen on Demand profiles that enable increased regenerative braking capability when drivers let off the accelerator pedal
- New Chevrolet Infotainment 3 system with an 8-inch-diagonal color touchscreen with a newEnergy App offering drivers more information about their efficiencies
- Power driver’s seat on Premier model and available as an option on LT model
Additional changes and updates :
- GM’s continuing evolution of the pedestrian alert system, first deployed in 2011, now using front and rear speakers to provide audible alerts when operating at slow speeds.
- A new digital rearview camera replaces the previous analog system.
- New driver-switchable Adaptive Cruise Control allows the choice of conventional cruise control or adaptive cruise control.
- New tire fill alert sounds a horn when full tire pressure is achieved.
- New, decorative seating patterns are offered on cloth seats.
- New Power Convenience Package available on LT adds a power driver seat in addition to all content offered on the Comfort Package.
- Wireless charging pad for compatible phones is relocated ahead of the shifter for easier use (available with navigation radio).
- New Pacific Blue Metallic exterior color is available.
- New Jet Black/Porcelain Blue interior is offered on Premier.
- Available dealer-installed blackout package includes sport pedals, black front/rear bowtie emblems and 17-inch machined-aluminum wheels with black-painted pockets.